African Plant Database

Acalypha nyasica Hutch.
Protologue : Fl. Trop. Afr. [Oliver et al.] 6: I. 894 (1912)
Information on the genus : Acalypha
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Prostrate annual herb with branches to 0,5 m long.
Ecology : Deciduous woodland and thicket; often in open or rocky places; lakeshore sand dunes; Brachystegia woodland on sandy soils; 240-900 m alt.

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Énum. Pl. Fleurs Afr. Trop. 1: 205 (1991).
  • Checklist Flow. Pl. Sub-Saharan Africa : 275 (2006).
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see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The International Plant Name Index
see under Flora of Mozambique
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