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Neoguillauminia cleopatra
Scientific classification e
Kingdom: Plantae
Clade: Angiosperms
Clade: Eudicots
Clade: Rosids
Order: Malpighiales
Family: Euphorbiaceae
Tribe: Euphorbieae
Subtribe: Neoguillauminiinae
Genus: Neoguillauminia
Species: N. cleopatra
Binomial name
Neoguillauminia cleopatra
(Baill.) Croizat
  • Cleopatra Pancher ex Croizat
  • Euphorbia cleopatra Baill.

Neoguillauminia is a genus of plants in the Euphorbiaceae first described as a genus in 1938.[2][3] It contains only one known species, Neoguillauminia cleopatra, endemic to New Caledonia.[1][4] Its closest relative is Calycopeplus from Australia.[5]

Neoguillauminia cleopatra - MHNT


  1. ^ a b Kew World Checklist of Selected Plant Families
  2. ^ Croizat, Léon Camille Marius. 1938. Philippine Journal of Science 64: 398
  3. ^ Tropicos, Neoguillauminia Croizat
  4. ^ Govaerts, R., Frodin, D.G. & Radcliffe-Smith, A. (2000). World Checklist and Bibliography of Euphorbiaceae (and Pandaceae) 1-4: 1-1622. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
  5. ^ Horn, J. W., B. W. van Ee, J. J. Morawetz, R. Riina, V. W. Steinmann, P. E. Berry, and K. J. Wurdack. (2012) Phylogenetics and the Evolution of Major Structural Characters in the Giant Genus Euphorbia L. (Euphorbiaceae).” Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 63 (2): 305–26.