Acalypha psilostachya Hochst. ex A. Rich.
var. psilostachya

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Synonyms: Acalypha bequaertii Staner
Acalypha johnstonii Pax
Ricinocarpus psilostachyus (Hochst. ex A.Rich.) Kuntze
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Status: Native
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Malawi distribution: N,C,S
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Burrows, J.E. & Willis, C.K. (eds) (2005). Plants of the Nyika Plateau Southern African Botanical Diversity Network Report No. 31 SABONET, Pretoria Page 142.

Dowsett-Lemaire, F. (1989). The flora and phytogeography of the evergreen forests of Malawi. I: Afromontane and mid-altitude forests; Bull. Jard. Bot. Nat. Belg. 59(1/2) Page 21. As Acalypha psilostachya

Radcliffe-Smith, A. (1996). Euphorbiaceae Flora Zambesiaca 9(4) Pages 203 - 204.

Strugnell, A.M. (2006). A Checklist of the Spermatophytes of Mount Mulanje, Malawi Scripta Botanica Belgica 34 National Botanic Garden of Belgium Page 84.

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Flora of Mozambique: Acalypha psilostachya var. psilostachya
Flora of Zambia: Acalypha psilostachya var. psilostachya

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African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Acalypha psilostachya
African Plant Database: Acalypha psilostachya
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Mansfeld World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops: Acalypha psilostachya
Plants of the World Online: Acalypha psilostachya
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Wikipedia: Acalypha psilostachya

Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave, 2014-23

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2023). Flora of Malawi: Species information: Acalypha psilostachya var. psilostachya., retrieved 21 September 2023

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