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H Acalypha virginica L. is an accepted name

This name is the accepted name of a species in the genus Acalypha (family Euphorbiaceae).

The record derives from WCSP (data supplied on ) which reports it as an accepted name (record 1359) with original publication details: Sp. Pl. 1003 1753.

Full publication details for this name can be found in IPNI: http://ipni.org/urn:lsid:ipni.org:names:1586-2.

Synonyms:

See "Status", "Confidence level", "Source" for definitions.

Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied
Acalypha brevipes Raf. Synonym H WCSP
Acalypha caroliniana Walter Synonym H WCSP
Acalypha crenulata Raf. Synonym H WCSP
Acalypha echinata Raf. Synonym H WCSP
Acalypha urticifolia Raf. [Illegitimate] Synonym H WCSP
Acalypha virginea Dragend. Synonym H WCSP
Acalypha virginica var. angustifolia Torr. Synonym L WCSP
Acalypha virginica f. purpurea Farw. Synonym L WCSP
Acalypha virginica var. virginica Synonym L WCSP
Ricinocarpus urticifolius (Raf.) Kuntze Synonym H WCSP
Ricinocarpus virginicus (L.) Kuntze Synonym H WCSP

Infraspecific taxa:

This species contains the following infraspecific taxa*.

See "Status", "Confidence level", "Source" for definitions.

Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied Synonyms
Acalypha virginica var. deamii Weath. Accepted L WCSP 2
Acalypha virginica var. rhomboidea (Raf.) Cooperr. Accepted L WCSP 1

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Earlier versions

This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-1359.

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