African Plant Database

Acalypha angustissima Pax
Protologue : Bot. Jahrb. Syst. 19: 99 (1894)
Information on the genus : Acalypha
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Stems 8-20 cm tall, many, erect, compressed or deeply grooved, blue-green, arising from a woody rhizome.
Ecology : Ecology unknown.
  Only known from the type? (from Angola, Lunda).

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • LEBRUN, J. P. & A. L. STORK (1991). Enumération des plantes à fleurs d’Afrique tropicale. Généralités et Anonaceae à Pandanaceae. Énum. Pl. Fleurs Afr. Trop. 1: 204
  • Checklist Flow. Pl. Sub-Saharan Africa : 274 (2006).
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The International Plant Name Index
carte afrique num 107067
Record n°107067
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