Plants of USA and Canada

Scientific or common name:

Alchorneopsis portoricensis Urb.

EUPHORBIACEAE Family selection - Spurge family (Angiosperms - Flowering plants)

Taxon Page:

Name: Alchorneopsis portoricensis Urb. Taxon selection
Nomencl. ref.: Symb. Antill. (Urban). 1(2): 337. 1899 [10 Apr 1899]
Rank: species

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Common names

US name U.S. name: Puerto Rico palo de gallina

Grown habit: Tree
Duration: Perennial



Kingdom: Plantae
Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
Superdivision: Spermatophyta
Division: Magnoliophyta
Class: Magnoliopsida
Subclass: Rosidae
Order: Euphorbiales
Family: Euphorbiaceae
Genus: Alchorneopsis

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Distribution in USA and Canada (*)
USA+ (Puerto Rico)
(*) USDA, NRCS. 2009. The PLANTS Database (, 28 August 2009). National Plant Data Center, Baton Rouge, LA 70874-4490 USA

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