Euphorbia pulcherrima: 1 definition


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Source: Google Books: CRC World Dictionary (Latin names; Binomial nomenclature)

Euphorbia pulcherrima Willd. ex Klotzsch is the name of a plant defined in various botanical sources. This page contains potential references in modern medicine, Ayurveda, and other local traditions or folk medicine. It has the following synonyms: Euphorbia coccinea Willd. ex Boiss., Euphorbia coccinea Roth, Euphorbia diversifolia Hochst. ex Boiss., Euphorbia diversifolia Willd. ex Boiss., Euphorbia diversifolia Poir., Euphorbia diversifolia Schrad. ex Steud., Euphorbia erithrophylla Bertol., Euphorbia fastuosa Sessé & Moç., Euphorbia lutea Alam. ex Boiss., Euphorbia poinsettiana Buist ex Graham, Euphorbia pulcherrima f. lutea Standl., Pleuradenia coccinea Raf., Poinsettia pulcherrima (Willd. ex Klotzsch) Graham, Poinsettia pulcherrima Graham, Poinsettia pulcherrima var. albida Maund.

References regarding Euphorbia pulcherrima Willd. ex Klotzsch for further research on medicinal uses or toxicity:

· Species Plantarum (1753)
· Encycl. (Lamarck) (1812)
· Nomenclator Botanicus (1821)
· Novae Plantarum Species praesertim Indiae Orientalis (1821)
· Atlantic Journal, and Friend of Knowledge (1833)
· Allgemeine Gartenzeitung (1834)
· Edinburgh New Philosophical Journal (1836)
· Botanist (1838)
· Novi Commentarii Academiae Scientiarum Instituti Bononiensis (1840)
· Prodr. (DC.) (1862)
· Publications of the Field Museum of Natural History, Botanical series (1940)
· Proceedings of the Indian Science Congress Association (1979)
· Taxon (1980)
· Taxon (1982)
· Proceedings of the Indian Science Congress Association (1982)
· Contact Dermatitis (1985)
· Aspects of Plant Sciences (1987)
· Journal of Cytology and Genetics (1988)
· Acta Botanica Austro Sinica (1989)
· Veterinary and Human Toxicology, (1990)
· Cytologia (1999)

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