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This species is accepted, and its native range is S. Tropical America.
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. 100 - 200 m.; Amazonia.
Morphology General Habit
Arbusto
Conservation
No Evaluada

Native to:

Bolivia, Brazil North, Colombia, Ecuador, Guyana, Peru, Suriname, Venezuela

Acalypha scandens Benth. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Jan 1, 2010 Spruce, R. [1000], Brazil K000600539 Unknown type material
Jan 1, 2010 Hostmann [990], Suriname K000600540
Jan 1, 2010 Hostmann [990], Suriname K000600541
Jan 1, 2010 Spruce, R. [1000], Pará K000913015 Unknown type material
Ducke, A. [1858], Brazil K001206752
Ule, E. [5263], Brazil K001206751
Trail, J.W.H. [746], Brazil K001206753

First published in Hooker's J. Bot. Kew Gard. Misc. 6: 329 (1854)

Accepted by

  • 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.

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/"

Catálogo de Plantas y Líquenes de Colombia
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Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
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Kew Backbone Distributions
The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2021. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
© Copyright 2017 World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0

Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2021. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
© Copyright 2017 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0