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Euphorbiaceae

SpecimensCompton Herbarium

Certain members of the Euphorbiaceae or spurge family produces toxins. Latex from the following species, Euphorbia ingens and E. cooperi, the two largest succulent trees in South Africa, can cause blindness.   

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Poaceae 2

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Asteraceae 11

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Asteraceae 18

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Asteraceae 26

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Asteraceae 23

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Poaceae 4

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Poaceae 5

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Poaceae 7

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Asteraceae 21

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Asteraceae 16

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Asteraceae 27

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Asteraceae 25

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Asteraceae 22

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Asteraceae 24

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Poaceae 9

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Poaceae 10

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Poaceae 6

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Poaceae 3

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Asteraceae 13

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Asteraceae 17

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Asteraceae 14

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Asteraceae 28

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Asteraceae 12

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Asteraceae 19

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Asteraceae 15

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Asteraceae 20

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Euphorbiaceae 7

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Asteraceae 2

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Asteraceae

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Aizoaceae

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Asteraceae 5

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Euphorbiaceae 8

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Euphorbiaceae 4

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Asteraceae 10

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Megachilidae

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Melittidae

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Euphorbiaceae 2

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Colletidae

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Asteraceae 8

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Halictidae 2

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Andrenidae

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Asteraceae 2

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Halictidae

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Apidae

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Asteraceae 3

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Asteraceae 9

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Euryphyminae

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Asteraceae

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Tettigonioidea

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Lentulidae

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