1. Family: Euphorbiaceae Juss.
    1. Genus: Acalypha L.
      1. Acalypha dikuluwensis P.A.Duvign. & Dewit

        This species is accepted, and its native range is SE. DR Congo to Zambia.

    [FZ]

    Euphorbiaceae, A. Radcliffe-Smith. Flora Zambesiaca 9:4. 1996

    Habit
    Very like A. clutioides, but distinguished from it in the following features; stems not more than 25 cm high, more densely pilose but less densely leafy than in A. clutioides; lower leaves more broadly ovate to almost suborbicular; leaves sometimes irregularly, shallowly and remotely denticulate on the margins, and pilose beneath; female flowers sometimes geminate in the leaf axils; female bracts palmatifid; styles connate at the base and the ovary globose.

    Distribution

    Native to:

    Zambia

    Extinct in:

    Zaïre

    Acalypha dikuluwensis P.A.Duvign. & Dewit appears in other Kew resources:

    First published in Bull. Soc. Roy. Bot. Belgique 96: 121 (1963)

    Accepted by

    • Govaerts, R., Frodin, D.G. & Radcliffe-Smith, A. (2000). World Checklist and Bibliography of Euphorbiaceae (and Pandaceae) 1-4: 1-1622. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
    • Govaerts, R. (1995). World Checklist of Seed Plants 1(1, 2): 1-483, 1-529. MIM, Deurne.

    Sources

    Flora Zambesiaca
    Flora Zambesiaca
    http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2018. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
    © Copyright 2017 World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0

    Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2018. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
    © Copyright 2017 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0