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This species is accepted, and its native range is S. Russian Far East to N. Philippines.
Acalypha australis

Native to:

China North-Central, China South-Central, China Southeast, East Himalaya, Hainan, Inner Mongolia, Japan, Korea, Laos, Manchuria, Nansei-shoto, Philippines, Primorye, Qinghai, South China Sea, Taiwan, Tibet, Vietnam

Introduced into:

Bulgaria, India, Italy, New Jersey, New South Wales, New York, North Caucasus, Queensland, Tadzhikistan, Transcaucasus, Turkey, Ukraine, West Himalaya, West Siberia

Acalypha australis L. appears in other Kew resources:

First published in Sp. Pl.: 1004 (1753)

Accepted by

  • Balakrishnan, N.P. & Chakrabarty, T. (2007). The family Euphorbiaceae in India. A synopsis of its profile, taxonomy and bibliography: 1-500. Bishen Singh Mahendra Pal Singh, Dehra Dun.
  • Flora of North America Editorial Committee (2016). Flora of North America North of Mexico 12: 1-603. Oxford University Press, New York, Oxford.
  • 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.
  • Nobis, M. & Mowak, A. (2011). New data on the vascular flora of the central Pamir Alai mountains (Tajikistan, central Asia) Polish Botanical Journal 56: 195-201.
  • Sagun, V.G., Levin, G.A. & van Welzen, P.C. (2010). Revision and phylogeny of Acalypha (Euphorbiaceae) in Malesia Blumea 55: 21-60.
  • Shaulo, D.N., Zykova, E.Yu., Drachev, N.S., Kuzmin, L.V. & Doronkin, V.M. (2010). Floristic findings in west and middle Siberia Turczaninowia 13(3): 77-91.
  • Takhtajan, A.L. (ed.) (2012). Takhtajan, A.L. (ed.) Konspekt Flora Kavkaza 3(2): 1-623. Editio Universitatis Petropolitanae.
  • Wu, Z.Y., Raven, P.H. & Hong, D.Y. (eds.) (2008). Flora of China 11: 1-622. Missouri Botanical Garden Press, St. Louis.

Literature

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Balakrishnan, N.P. & Chakrabarty, T. (2007). The family Euphorbiaceae in India. A synopsis of its profile, taxonomy and bibliography: 1-500. Bishen Singh Mahendra Pal Singh, Dehra Dun.
  • Lamont, E.E., Glenn, S.D. & Young, S.M. (2011). Noteworthy plants reported from the Torrey Range - 2009 and 2010 Journal of the Torrey Botanical Society 138: 472-484.
  • Nobis, M. & Mowak, A. (2011). New data on the vascular flora of the central Pamir Alai mountains (Tajikistan, central Asia) Polish Botanical Journal 56: 195-201.
  • Sagun, V.G., Levin, G.A. & van Welzen, P.C. (2010). Revision and phylogeny of Acalypha (Euphorbiaceae) in Malesia Blumea 55: 21-60.
  • Shaulo, D.N., Zykova, E.Yu., Drachev, N.S., Kuzmin, L.V. & Doronkin, V.M. (2010). Floristic findings in west and middle Siberia Turczaninowia 13(3): 77-91.
  • Takhtajan, A.L. (ed.) (2012). Takhtajan, A.L. (ed.) Konspekt Flora Kavkaza 3(2): 1-623. Editio Universitatis Petropolitanae.
  • Wu, Z.Y., Raven, P.H. & Hong, D.Y. (eds.) (2008). Flora of China 11: 1-622. Missouri Botanical Garden Press, St. Louis.

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