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Chamaesyce ovalifolia (Engelm. ex Klotzsch) Croizat
Lilloa 6: 299 1941

Accepted Scientific Name: Euphorbia klotzschii Oudejans
Phytologia 67: 46 1989

Chamaesyce ovalifolia (Euphorbia klotzschii) Photo by: Carolina González
Neuquén province, Argentina. This plant is fairly common here. The white sap (latex) is used in herbal medicine for insect bites.


See all synonyms of Euphorbia klotzschii
Accepted name in llifle Database:
Euphorbia klotzschii Oudejans
Phytologia 67: 46 1989
Synonymy: 15

Common Names include:
SPANISH (Español): Leche, Pasto leche, Pasto lechero, Verdulaga, Lecheleche, Lecherito del campo, Tupasú cambú, Potrillo cimarrón, Pichoguilla

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