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This species is accepted, and its native range is Mexico to S. Tropical America, Tobago.
A specimen from Kew's Herbarium

[CPLC]

Bernal, R., Gradstein, S.R. & Celis, M. (eds.). 2015. Catálogo de plantas y líquenes de Colombia. Instituto de Ciencias Naturales, Universidad Nacional de Colombia, Bogotá. http://catalogoplantasdecolombia.unal.edu.co

Distribution
Nativa en Colombia; Alt. 0 - 2000 m.; Amazonia, Andes, Guayana y Serranía de La Macarena, Llanura del Caribe, Orinoquia, Pacífico, Sierra Nevada de Santa Marta.
Morphology General Habit
Arbusto
Conservation
Preocupación Menor

[UNAL]

Bernal, R., G. Galeano, A. Rodríguez, H. Sarmiento y M. Gutiérrez. 2017. Nombres Comunes de las Plantas de Colombia. http://www.biovirtual.unal.edu.co/nombrescomunes/

Vernacular
borlas, coloraíto, cordoncillo, coya, dorotiango, juanajuana, juanita, juanjuán, madrejuano, maiztostao, marroquina, odorate, planchido, planchira, sangre de toro, trencilla, vara de alcalde, vara negra, zanca de mula, zanca de mula blanca, zanca de mula

Native to:

Belize, Bolivia, Brazil North, Brazil Southeast, Brazil West-Central, Colombia, Costa Rica, Ecuador, El Salvador, French Guiana, Guatemala, Guyana, Honduras, Mexico Gulf, Mexico Northeast, Mexico Southeast, Mexico Southwest, Nicaragua, Panamá, Peru, Suriname, Trinidad-Tobago, Venezuela

Acalypha diversifolia Jacq. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Jan 1, 2009 Zappi, D.C. [1319], Mato Grosso K000579165
Jan 1, 2001 Williams, R.S. [674], Bolivia K000600512 Unknown type material
Jan 1, 1999 Jaramillo, J. et al. [12286], Ecuador K000716397
Jan 1, 1999 Hurtado, F. [426], Ecuador K000716395
Lowrie, S.R. [343], Brazil K001206678
Ratter, J.A. [5829], Brazil K001206688
Vieira, G. [425], Brazil K001206680
Irwin, H.S. [11313], Brazil K001206694
Prance, G.T. [7507], Brazil K001206675
Lima, J. [808], Roraima K000716396
Burchell [5918], Brazil K001206685
Irwin, H.S. [17594], Brazil K001206695
Stannard, B.L. [783], Brazil K001206681
Cid Ferreira, C.A. [4566], Brazil K001206683
Burchell [5622], Brazil K001206686
Pipoly, J. [6931], Brazil K001206677
Ule, E. [9532], Brazil K001206687
Edwards, P. J. [2647], Roraima K000716398
Stannard, B.L. [659], Brazil K001206682
Prance, G.T. [10915], Brazil K001206679
Sperling, C.R. [6142], Brazil K001206676
Burchell [7454], Brazil K001206684
Aug 1, 1992 Smith, H.H. [1428], Colombia Acalypha salicoides K000600652
Aug 1, 1992 Smith, H.H. [1428], Colombia Acalypha salicoides K000600651 Unknown type material
Regnell, A.F. [s.n.], Brazil Acalypha diversifolia var. leptostachya K001206690
Ball, J. [s.n.], Brazil Acalypha diversifolia var. leptostachya K001206689
Glaziou, A. [22114], Brazil Acalypha diversifolia var. leptostachya K001206691

First published in Pl. Hort. Schoenbr. 2: 63 (1797)

Accepted by

  • Acevedo-Rodríguez, P. & Strong, M.T. (2012). Catalogue of seed plants of the West Indies Smithsonian Contributions to Botany 98: 1-1192.
  • Baksh-Comeau, Y., Maharaj, S.S., Adams, C.D., Harris, S.A., Filer, D.L. & Hawthorne, W.D. (2016). An annotated checklist of the vascular plants of Trinidad and Tobago with analysis of vegetation types and botanical 'hotspots' Phytotaxa 250: 1-431.
  • Berendsohn, W.G., Gruber, A.K. & Monterrosa Salomón, J. (2009). Nova silva cusatlantica. Árboles nativos e introduciados de El Salvador. Parte 1: Angiospermae - Familias A a L Englera 29-1: 1-438.
  • Garcia-Mendoza, A.J. & Meave, J.A. (eds.) (2012). Diversidad florística de Oaxaca: de musgos a angiospermas (colecciones y listas de especies), ed. 2: 1-351. Instituto de Biología, Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México.
  • Govaerts, R. (1995). World Checklist of Seed Plants 1(1, 2): 1-483, 1-529. MIM, Deurne.
  • 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.
  • Hokche, O., Berry, P.E. & Huber, O. (eds.) (2008). Nuevo Catálogo de la Flora Vascular de Venezuela: 1-859. Fundación Instituto Botánico de Venezuela.
  • Idárraga-Piedrahita, A., Ortiz, R.D.C., Callejas Posada, R. & Merello, M. (eds.) (2011). Flora de Antioquia: Catálogo de las Plantas Vasculares 2: 1-939. Universidad de Antioquia, Medellín.
  • Linares, J.L. (2003 publ. 2005). Lista comentado de los árboles nativos y cultivados en la República de El Salvador Ceiba; a Scientific and Technical Journal Published by Zamorano 44: 105-268.
  • Nelson Sutherland, C.H. (2008). Catálogo de las plantes vasculares de Honduras. Espermatofitas: 1-1576. SERNA/Guaymuras, Tegucigalpa, Honduras.
  • Stevens, W.D., Ulloa U., C., Pool, A. & Montiel, O.M. (2001). Flora de Nicaragua Monographs in Systematic Botany from the Missouri Botanical Garden 85: i-xlii, 1-2666.

Literature

Catálogo de Plantas y Líquenes de Colombia

  • ColPlantA (2021). "ColPlantA. Facilitated by the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. Published on the Internet; http://www.colplanta.org/"

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Baksh-Comeau, Y., Maharaj, S.S., Adams, C.D., Harris, S.A., Filer, D.L. & Hawthorne, W.D. (2016). An annotated checklist of the vascular plants of Trinidad and Tobago with analysis of vegetation types and botanical 'hotspots' Phytotaxa 250: 1-431.
  • Linares, J.L. (2003 publ. 2005). Lista comentado de los árboles nativos y cultivados en la República de El Salvador Ceiba; a Scientific and Technical Journal Published by Zamorano 44: 105-268.
  • Stevens, W.D., Ulloa U., C., Pool, A. & Montiel, O.M. (2001). Flora de Nicaragua Monographs in Systematic Botany from the Missouri Botanical Garden 85: i-xlii, 1-2666.

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