"Euphorbiaceae" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
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The spurge family of flowering plants, in the order Euphorbiales, contains some 7,500 species in 275 genera. The family consists of annual and perennial herbs and woody shrubs or trees.
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Euphorbiaceae" by people in Profiles.
Phylogeny and biogeography of Croton alabamensis (Euphorbiaceae), a rare shrub from Texas and Alabama, using DNA sequence and AFLP data. Mol Ecol. 2006 Sep; 15(10):2735-51.