African Plant Database

Acalypha pubiflora (Klotzsch) Baill.
Protologue : Adansonia sér.1 1: 268 (1861)
Information on the genus : Acalypha
Basionym : Calyptrospatha publiflora Klotzsch
Status for MA : accepted (present)
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Acalypha pubiflora (Klotzsch) Baill. subsp. pubiflora
 Calyptrospatha publiflora Klotzsch
 Ricinocarpus pubiflorus (Klotzsch) Kuntze (1891)
 Calyptrospatha pubiflora Klotzsch (1861)
Taxon infra-specific
Acalypha pubiflora (Klotzsch) Baill. subsp. pubiflora
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Much-branched shrub to 6 m tall, similar to A. fruticosa but with lanceolate, long-acuminate, shallowly crenate-serrate leaves to 15x5 cm; leaves ± penninerved, with 5-7 pairs of lateral nerves;
Ecology : Deciduous woodland, often at the base of rocky outcrops or in riverine vegetation, in granite sand; 30-1220 m alt.
  Botswana, S. Africa (northern Transvaal); subsp. australica Radcl.-Sm. in NW Australia.
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under Catalogue de Madagascar
see under Flora of Mozambique
see under Missouri Botanical Garden
see under Flora of Zimbabwe
carte afrique num 174073
Record n°174073
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