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Updated 12/18/2012

Family Euphorbiaceae


Euphorbia celastroides var. kaenana 

Ka'ena Point, Oahu


Endangered coastal shrub on talus slopes at Ka'ena Point, O'ahu.  Euphorbia celastroides is an extremely variable species with eight unique varieties endemic to coastal to mesic uplands from Nihoa to Hawaii Island.  Formerly known as Chamaesyce celastroides var. kaenana.

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