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Taxon: Acalypha rhomboidea Raf.

 
Genus: Acalypha
Family: Euphorbiaceae
Subfamily: Acalyphoideae
Tribe: Acalypheae
Subtribe: Acalyphinae
Nomen number: 400003
Place of publication: New Fl. 1:45. 1836
Link to protologue:
Comment: place of publication verified from original literature
Name Verified on: 06-Jun-1995 by ARS Systematic Botanists.
Accessions: 1 (1 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System (Map)

Common names:

  • rhombic copperleaf  (Source: Glea Cron ed2) - English
  • rhombic three-seeded-mercury  (Source: pers. comm.) - English

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Northern America
    • EASTERN CANADA: Canada [Nova Scotia, Ontario (s.), Québec (s.)]
    • NORTHEASTERN U.S.A.: United States [Indiana, Maine, Massachusetts, Michigan (s.), New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, Vermont, West Virginia, Connecticut]
    • NORTH-CENTRAL U.S.A.: United States [Illinois, Iowa, Kansas (e.), Minnesota (s.), Missouri, Nebraska (e.), Oklahoma (e.), Wisconsin]
    • SOUTHEASTERN U.S.A.: United States [Alabama, Arkansas, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maryland, North Carolina, South Carolina, Virginia, Mississippi, Tennessee]
    • SOUTH-CENTRAL U.S.A.: United States [Texas]


References:

  1. Cooperrider, T. S. 1984. Some species mergers and new combination in the Ohio flora. Michigan Bot. 23:165. Note: = Acalypha virginica var. rhomboidea (Raf.) Cooperr.
  2. Gleason, H. A. & A. Cronquist. 1991. Manual of vascular plants of northeastern United States and adjacent Canada, ed. 2
  3. Govaerts, R. et al. 2000. World checklist and bibliography of Euphorbiaceae
  4. Holm, L. et al. 1979. A geographical atlas of world weeds
  5. Jones, G. N. & G. D. Fuller. 1955. Vascular plants of Illinois.
  6. Levin, G. A. 1998. pers. comm. Note: re. common names
  7. Levin, G. A. 1999. Notes on Acalypha (Euphorbiaceae) in North America. Rhodora 101:231.
  8. Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium. 1976. Hortus third.
  9. McGregor, R. L. et al. (The Great Plains Flora Association). 1977. Atlas of the Flora of the Great Plains.
  10. Scoggan, H. J. 1978-1979. The flora of Canada, 4 vol.
  11. Wofford, B. E. Database of Tennessee vascular plants (on-line resource). URL: https://herbarium.utk.edu/vascular/vascular-database.php?CategoryID=Dicots&FamilyID=Euphorbiaceae&GenusID=Acalypha&SpeciesID=rhomboidea target='_blank'

Check other web resources for Acalypha rhomboidea Raf. :

  • PLANTS: USDA-NRCS Database of Plants of the United States and its Territories
  • BONAP North American Plant Atlas of the Biota of North America Program:
  • TROPICOS: Nomenclatural and Specimen Database of the Missouri Botanical Garden
  • 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.
  • PubAg: USDA's National Agricultural Library database of full-text journal articles and citations on the agricultural sciences.

Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2019. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?400003. Accessed 12 November 2019.