Euphorbia concanensis Janarth. & S.R.Yadav, Rheedea 5: 148 1995. (Syn: Chamaesyce concanensis (Janarth. & S.R.Yadav) V.S.Raju);

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yoo-FOR-bee-uh — named for Euphorbus, Greek physician to Juba II, King of Mauretania
¿ kohn-CAN-en-sis ? — of or from Konkan (coast of Maharashtra, India)

commonly known as: Konkan spurgeMarathi: कोकण दुधी kokan dudhi

Endemic to: Western Ghats (of Maharashtra, India)




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Euphorbia concanensis Janarth. & S.R.Yadav
in Vengurla on 13 JUL 13

I collected it from Goa also. Vengaluru is a nearby place.

The fruit character is unique in this species which is visible in your photo.




Seen this small herb in the grass land near Kudal.
Bot. name: Euphorbia concanensis
Family: Euphorbiaceae

Very beautiful plant

Yes, this is Euphorbia concanensis M.K.Janarth. & S.R.Yadav, so far known to be endemic to Maharastra.

Was this seen in Maharashtra ?

Yes …, this was seen in Maharashtra.



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