†family Euphorbiaceae Jussieu 1789

Dicotyledonae - Euphorbiales - Dilleniidae

Parent taxon: Euphorbiales according to D.J. Mabberley 2000

See also Chandler 1961, Chandler 1962, Chandler 1963, Chandler 1964, Hickey 1977, MacGinitie 1941 and Taylor et al. 2008

Sister taxa: Pandaceae, Thymelaeaceae

Subtaxa: Acalypha Agrostistachyophyllum Alchorneaephyllum Alchorneites Aleuriteophyllum Aleurites Aleuritoxylon Amperea Baliospermophyllum Baloghiaephyllum Beyeria Bischofioxylon Bridelioxylon Codiaephyllum Crotonophyllum Euphorbia Euphorbiofolium Euphorbioides Euphorbiophloios Euphorbiophyllum Euphorbiospermum Euphorbiotheca Euphorbioxylon Euphorbocarpum Glochidioxylon Heveoxylon Hippomaneoidea Limalbocarpon Macaranga Macarangaephyllum Mallotophyllum Mallotoxylon Mallotus Manihotites Omalanthus Palaeowetherellia Phyllanthinium Phyllanthoideae Piranheoxylon Pseudolachnostyloxylon Putranjivoxylon Securinegoxylon Stillingia Tricolporopollenites Wetherellia Xylophyllites

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Distribution:

• Quaternary of Australia (42 collections), the Congo-Kinshasa (2), Tanzania (3)

• Pliocene to Pleistocene of Tanzania (1)

• Pliocene of Germany (2)

• Miocene to Pliocene of France (1), Germany (1), Japan (2), Uganda (1)

• Miocene of Australia (9), Chile (1), Germany (5), Kenya (3), New Zealand (5), Turkey (1), United States (1: California)

• Oligocene to Miocene of Australia (3)

• Oligocene of Azerbaijan (1), Spain (1)

• Eocene of Argentina (1), Germany (1), the Russian Federation (1), the United Kingdom (10), United States (71: California, Colorado, Louisiana, Maryland, North Dakota, Virginia, Washington, Wyoming, Wyoming )

• Paleocene of Argentina (1), Colombia (3), France (1), United States (1: Wyoming)

• Cretaceous of Antarctica (2), Canada (1: Saskatchewan), Cote D'Ivoire (3), Egypt (12), Israel (3), Madagascar (1), Nigeria (24), Peru (1), Senegal (4), United States (5: South Carolina, Wyoming)

Total: 231 collections including 386 occurrences

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