Euphorbia Family

Euphobia maculata Linnaeus

Spotted spurge

synonym: Chamaesyce maculata ((Linnaeus) Small

This species is rarely collected, most likely due to its similarity with other hairy fruited spurges. It is probably much more common than herbarium records indicate.

6 miles east of Deming on HWY 549 and 1/4 mile south ,     8 May 2009