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The source of information is from the first publication of: The Flora of the Cayman Islands by Dr. George Proctor.
The page listing follows the specimen.

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ELAEOCARPACEAE
Muntinga calabura / Jamaica Cherry

ERYTHROXYLACEAE
Erythroxylum areolatum / Smoke Wood
Erythroxylum confusum / Smoke Wood add499
Erythroxylum rotundifolium / Rat Wood

EUPHORBIACEAE
SUBFAMILY 1. PHYLLANTHOIDEAE also look at PHYLLANTHACEAE
Astrocasia tremula
Breynia disticha / Snow Bush
Chascotheca neopeltandra Syn. Chascotheca domingensis
Margaritaria nobilis / Bastard Hog berry [JA]
Phyllanthus acidus
Phyllanthus amarus
Phyllanthus angustifolius / Duppy Bush; Duppy Basil
Phyllanthus caymanensis
Phyllanthus nutans ssp. grisebachianus
Phyllanthus nutans
Phyllanthus tenellus / Mascarene Island Leafflower
Heterosavia erythroxyloides Syn. Savia erythroxyloides / Wild Coco-plum

SUBFAMILY 2. OLDFIELDIOIDEAE Also look at PICRODENDRACEAE
Picrodendron baccatum / Bitter Plum

SUBFAMILY 3. EUPHORBIOIDEAE
Acalypha alopecuroidea GC
Acalypha chamaedrifolia CB
Adelia ricinella
/ Wild Lime
Aleurites moluccana / Candlenut
Argythamnia proctorii Endemic
Astraea lobata formerly Croton lobatus
Bernardia dichotoma
Chamaesyce blodgettii Changed to Euphorbia blodgettii / Limestone Sandmat
Chamaesyce bruntii Changed to Euphorbia bruntii LC Endemic
Chamaesyce hirta Changed to Euphorbia hirta / Dove Weed; Pillpod Sandmat
Chamaesyce hypericifolia Changed to Euphorbia hypericifolia / Chick Weed;Graceful Sandmat; Graceful Spurge
Chamaesyce lasiocarpa Changed to Euphorbia lasiocarpa / Roadside Sandmat
Chamaesyce mesembrianthemifolia Changed to Euphorbia mesembrianthemifolia/ Tittie Molly; Coastal Beach Sandmat
Chamaesyce opthalmica Changed to Euphorbia opthalmica / Florida Hammock Sandmat
Chamaesyce prostrata Changed to Euphorbia prostrata / Prostrate Sandmat
Chamaesyce torralbasii Changed to Euporbia torralbasii
Codiaeum variegatum / Croton
Croton flavens / Yellow Balsam
Croton linearis / Rosemary
Croton lobatus Changed to Astraea lobata
Croton lucidus Changed to Croton glabellus / Basket Hoop
Croton nitens / Wild Cinnamon
Croton rosmarinoides
Croton sp.
Gymnanthes lucida / Narrow-leaf Ironwood; Crab Bush
Euphorbia cassythoides
Euphorbia cotinifolia
Euphorbia cyathophora Syn. Poinsettia cyathophora / Bleeding Heart; Starlight; Ground Dove Berry; Wild Poinsettia
Euphorbia graminea New record 2002
Euphorbia heterophylla Syn. Poinsettia heterophylla / Fiddler's Spurge
Euphorbia hirta / Dove Weed; Pillpod Sandmat
Euphorbia hypericifolia / Chick Weed;Graceful Sandmat; Graceful Spurge
Euphorbia lasiocarpa / Roadside Sandmat
Euphorbia mesembrianthemifolia / Tittie Molly; Coastal Beach Sandmat
Euphorbia milii / Crown-of-Thorns, Crucifixion Plant
Euphorbia opthalmica / Florida Hammock Sandmat
Euphorbia prostrata / Prostrate Sandmat
Euphorbia tirucalli
Euphorbia trichotoma / Sanddune Spurge
Hippomane mancinella / Manchineel
Jatropha curcas / Physic Nut
Jatropha divaricata / Wild Oil Nut
Jatropha gossypifolia / Bitter Cassava, Wild Cassava
Jatropha hastata / Peregrina
Jatropha integerrima / Peregrina
Jatropha multifida / Coral Bush
Manihot esculenta / Cassava
Pedilanthus tithymaloides parasiticus / Monkey Fiddle
Ricinus communis / Castor-oil Plant
Tragia volubilis

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