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H Acalypha indica 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 713) with original publication details: Sp. Pl. 1003 1753.

Full publication details for this name can be found in IPNI:


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

Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied
Acalypha bailloniana Müll.Arg. Synonym H WCSP
Acalypha canescens Wall. [Invalid] Synonym H WCSP
Acalypha caroliniana Blanco [Illegitimate] Synonym H WCSP
Acalypha chinensis Benth. Synonym H WCSP
Acalypha ciliata Wall. [Invalid] Synonym H WCSP
Acalypha cupamenii Dragend. Synonym H WCSP
Acalypha decidua Forssk. Synonym H WCSP
Acalypha fimbriata Baill. Synonym H WCSP
Acalypha indica var. bailloniana (Müll.Arg.) Hutch. Synonym L WCSP
Acalypha indica var. indica Synonym L TRO
Acalypha somalensis Pax Synonym H WCSP
Acalypha somalium Müll.Arg. Synonym H WCSP
Acalypha spicata Forssk. Synonym H WCSP
Cupamenis indica (L.) Raf. Synonym H WCSP
Ricinocarpus baillonianus (Müll.Arg.) Kuntze Synonym H WCSP
Ricinocarpus deciduus (Forssk.) Kuntze Synonym H WCSP
Ricinocarpus indicus (L.) Kuntze Synonym H WCSP

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Earlier versions

This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-713.

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