Skip to main content

World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Acalypha capensis var. decumbens (Thunb.) Prain, Bull. Misc. Inform. Kew 1913: 16 (1913).

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Acalypha decumbens Thunb., Prodr. Fl. Cap.: 117 (1800).
Family: Euphorbiaceae
Homotypic Names:

* Acalypha decumbens Thunb., Prodr. Fl. Cap.: 117 (1800).

Acalypha decumbens var. genuina Müll.Arg. in A.P.de Candolle, Prodr. 15(2): 864 (1866), not validly publ.

Ricinocarpus decumbens (Thunb.) Kuntze, Revis. Gen. Pl. 2: 617 (1891).


* Basionym/Replaced Synonym

Original Compiler: R.Govaerts