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Taxon: Macaranga grandifolia (Blanco) Merr.

Genus: Macaranga
Family: Euphorbiaceae
Subfamily: Acalyphoideae
Tribe: Acalypheae
Subtribe: Rottlerinae
Nomen number: 23041
Place of publication: Philipp. J. Sci., C 7:394. 1913 ("1912")
Link to protologue: https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/680227
Name Verified on: 27-Jun-2005 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 15-Nov-2018
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 1 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System


Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental; ornamental

Distributional Range:


    • MALESIA: Philippines [Mindoro, Luzon]

    Cultivated (also cult.)


    • NORTH-CENTRAL PACIFIC: United States [Hawaii (O‘ahu, Hawai‘i)]


  1. Capon-Arenas, M. et al. 2015. Macroscopic fungal flora of Mts. Palaypalay-Mataas na Gulod Protected Landscape, southern Luzon, Philippines (Asian J Biodiv) 6:693 1-22.
  2. Govaerts, R. et al. World checklist and bibliography of Euphorbiaceae. 2000 (L Euphorb) 3:1088.
  3. Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium Hortus third. (Hortus 3)
  4. Merrill, E. D. An enumeration of Philippine flowering plants. (F Philipp)
  5. Neal, M. C. In gardens of Hawaii. Special Publ. Bernice Pauahi Bishop Mus. 50. (Gard Hawaii)
  6. Wagner, W. L. et al. 1990. Manual of the flowering plants of Hawai'i. 1990 (F Hawaii) 1:624.
  7. Whitmore, T. C. The genus Macaranga: a prodromus (Macaranga Prod) 142-143.

Check other web resources for Macaranga grandifolia (Blanco) Merr. :

  • 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:
  • 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?id=23041. Accessed 24 April 2019.