Taxon: Caperonia palustris (L.) A. St.-Hil.

 
Genus: Caperonia
Family: Euphorbiaceae
Subfamily: Acalyphoideae
Tribe: Chrozophoreae
Subtribe: Ditaxinae
Nomen number: 451352
Place of publication: Hist. pl. remarq. Brésil 245. 1826
Link to protologue:
Typification:
Name Verified on: 14-Aug-2006 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 13-Mar-2017
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 0 in National Plant Germplasm System

Synonyms:

Common names:

  • male coq d'Inde  (Source: F LAnt) - French
  • ortie grosse  (Source: F LAnt) - Spanish
  • ortis-savane  (Source: F LAnt) - Spanish
  • sacatrapo  (Source: F Florida) - Spanish

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Northern America
    • SOUTHERN MEXICO: Mexico [Campeche, Chiapas, Colima, Guerrero, Jalisco, Morelos, Oaxaca, Tabasco, Veracruz]

    Southern America
    • CARIBBEAN: Cuba, Dominican Republic, Guadeloupe, Haiti, Martinique, Puerto Rico, St. Lucia, Trinidad and Tobago [Trinidad]
    • CENTRAL AMERICA: Belize, Costa Rica, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Nicaragua, Panama
    • NORTHERN SOUTH AMERICA: French Guiana, Guyana, Suriname, Venezuela
    • BRAZIL: Brazil
    • WESTERN SOUTH AMERICA: Bolivia, Colombia, Ecuador, Peru
    • SOUTHERN SOUTH AMERICA: Argentina, Paraguay, Uruguay


    Naturalized



    Northern America
    • United States (s.e.)


References:

  1. Boggan, J. et al. Checklist of the plants of the Guianas, ed. 2. 1997 (L Guianas ed2)
  2. Brako, L. & J. L. Zarucchi Catalogue of the flowering plants and gymnosperms of Peru. Monogr. Syst. Bot. Missouri Bot. Gard. 45. 1993 (L Peru)
  3. Govaerts, R. et al. World checklist and bibliography of Euphorbiaceae. 2000 (L Euphorb)
  4. Howard, R. Flora of the lesser Antilles. (F LAnt)
  5. Jørgensen, P. M. & S. León-Yánez, eds. Catalogue of the vascular plants of Ecuador. Monogr. Syst. Bot. Missouri Bot. Gard. 75. 1999 (L Ecuador)
  6. Missouri Botanical Garden W³Tropicos (on-line resource). (TROPICOS)
  7. Standley, P. C. & J. A. Steyermark Flora of Guatemala. (F Guat)
  8. Stevens, W. D. et al., eds. Flora de Nicaragua. Monogr. Syst. Bot. Missouri Bot. Gard. 85(1-3). (F Nicaragua)
  9. Wunderlin, R. P. Guide to the vascular plants of Florida. 1998 (F Florida)
  10. Zuloaga, F. O. & O. Morrone, eds. Catálogo de las plantas vasculares de la República Argentina. I. Pteridophyta, Gymnospermae y Angiospermae (Monocotyledonae), II. Dicotyledonae. Monogr. Syst. Bot. Missouri Bot. Gard. 60, 74. (L Argent)

Check other web resources for Caperonia palustris (L.) A. St.-Hil. :

Images:

  • Seed: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image

Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2018. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?451352. Accessed 24 May 2018.