Taxon: Acalypha wilkesiana Mull. Arg.

 
Genus: Acalypha
Family: Euphorbiaceae
  Subfamily: Acalyphoideae
      Tribe: Acalypheae
        Subtribe: Acalyphinae
Nomen number: 1050
Place of publication: A. L. P. P. de Candolle, Prodr. 15(2):817. 1866 Aug
Name Verified on: 16-May-1995 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 12-Mar-2015
Species priority site is: Natl. Germplasm Repository - Miami (MIA)
Accessions: 2 in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental (fide Dict Gard; Eur Gard F)
  • Human food: vegetable (fide Mansf Ency)

Distributional Range:

    Other:

    . origin unknown

    Cultivated:

    . widely cult.

References:

  • Airy Shaw, H. K. 1972. The Euphorbiaceae of Siam Kew Bull. 26:208.
  • Airy Shaw, H. K. 1975. The Euphorbiaceae of Borneo Kew Bull. add. ser., 4:24.
  • Airy Shaw, H. K. 1980. A partial synopsis of the Euphorbiaceae Platylobeae of Australia (excluding Phyllanthus, Euphorbia and Calycopeplus) Kew Bull. 35:586.
  • Airy Shaw, H. K. 1980. The Euphorbiaceae of New Guinea Kew Bull. add. ser., 8:21.
  • Aubréville, A. et al., eds. Flore de la Nouvelle Caledonie et dependances. 1967- (F NCaled)
  • Erhardt, W. et al. Der große Zander: Enzyklopädie der Pflanzennamen. 2008 (Zander Ency)
  • Fosberg, F. R. & M.-H. Sachet 1980. Systematic studies of Micronesian plants Smithsonian Contr. Bot. 45:10.
  • Govaerts, R. et al. World checklist and bibliography of Euphorbiaceae. 2000 (L Euphorb)
  • Hanelt, P., ed. Mansfeld's encyclopedia of agricultural and horticultural crops. Volumes 1-6. 2001 (Mansf Ency)
  • Hnatiuk, R. J. Census of Australian vascular plants. Australian Flora and Fauna Series No. 11. 1990 (L Aust)
  • Howard, R. Flora of the lesser Antilles. 1974-1989 (F LAnt)
  • Huxley, A., ed. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening. 1992 (Dict Gard)
  • Keay, R. W. J. & F. N. Hepper Flora of west tropical Africa, ed. 2. 1953-1972 (F WT Afr)
  • Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium Hortus third. 1976 (Hortus 3)
  • Sagun, V. G. 2010. Revision and phylogeny of Acalypha (Euphorbiaceae) in Malesia (Blumea) 55:53.
  • Smith, A. C. Flora vitiensis nova. 1979-1991 (F Viti)
  • Staples, G. W. & D. R. Herbst 1996. Nomenclatural changes affecting cultivated plants. I (Baileya) 23:173-174.
  • Walters, S. M. et al., eds. European garden flora. 1986- (Eur Gard F)

Synonyms:

Check other web resources for Acalypha wilkesiana Mull. Arg. :

  • Mansfeld: Mansfeld's World Databas of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops
  • ePIC: Electronic Plant Information Centre of Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
  • AGRICOLA: Article Citation Database or NAL Catalog of USDA's National Agricultural Library
  • Entrez: NCBI's search engine for PubMed citations, GenBank sequences, etc.