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This species is accepted, and its native range is N. Sulawesi to Papuasia.
A specimen from Kew's Herbarium

Native to:

Bismarck Archipelago, Maluku, New Guinea, Sulawesi

Acalypha hellwigii Warb. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Jan 28, 2006 Hellwig, F. [163], Papua New Guinea K000252663 isosyntype
Jan 26, 1999 Gardner, R.O. [9102], Papua New Guinea K001235262
Mar 1, 1977 Docters van Leeuwen, W.M. [10509], New Guinea Acalypha explorationis K000959030

First published in Bot. Jahrb. Syst. 18: 198 (1893)

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.
  • Sagun, V.G., Levin, G.A. & van Welzen, P.C. (2010). Revision and phylogeny of Acalypha (Euphorbiaceae) in Malesia Blumea 55: 21-60.

Literature

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Sagun, V.G., Levin, G.A. & van Welzen, P.C. (2010). Revision and phylogeny of Acalypha (Euphorbiaceae) in Malesia Blumea 55: 21-60.

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