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This species is accepted, and its native range is Jamaica.
A specimen from Kew's Herbarium

Native to:

Jamaica

Acalypha scabrosa Sw. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Jan 1, 1925 Heyne [s.n], India Acalypha alnifolia K000246972 Unknown type material
Jan 1, 1925 Griffith [s.n], India Acalypha alnifolia K000246973 Unknown type material
Jan 1, 1925 s.coll. [181], India Acalypha alnifolia K000246962 Unknown type material
Jan 1, 1925 Heyne [s.n], India Acalypha alnifolia K000246963 Unknown type material
Jan 1, 1925 Heyne [s.n], India Acalypha alnifolia K000246964 Unknown type material
Jan 1, 1925 Heyne [s.n], India Acalypha alnifolia K000246965 Unknown type material
Jan 1, 1925 Heyne [s.n], India Acalypha alnifolia K000246966 Unknown type material
s.coll. [s.n.], India Acalypha alnifolia K000247141 Unknown type material
Heyne [s.n], India Acalypha alnifolia K000247144 Unknown type material
s.coll. [s.n], India Acalypha alnifolia K000246968 Unknown type material
s.coll. [s.n.], India Acalypha alnifolia K000247143 Unknown type material
Heyne [s.n], India Acalypha alnifolia K000247142 Unknown type material
Heyne [s.n], India Acalypha alnifolia K000246970 Unknown type material
Heyne [s.n.], India Acalypha alnifolia K000246971 Unknown type material
s.coll. [s.n.], India Acalypha alnifolia K000246967 Unknown type material
Heyne [s.n], India Acalypha alnifolia K000246969 Unknown type material
s.coll. [s.n.], India Acalypha alnifolia K000247140 Unknown type material

First published in Prodr. Veg. Ind. Occ.: 100 (1788)

Accepted by

  • Acevedo-Rodríguez, P. & Strong, M.T. (2012). Catalogue of seed plants of the West Indies Smithsonian Contributions to Botany 98: 1-1192.
  • 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.

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/
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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