Acalypha neptunica Müll. Arg.
var. pubescens (Pax) Hutch.

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Status: Native
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Altitude range: 914 - 1066 m
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Worldwide distribution: From Ghana to Ethiopia and south to DRC, Malawi and Mozambique.
Malawi distribution: S
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Burrows, J.E., Burrows, S.M., Lötter, M.C. & Schmidt, E. (2018). Trees and Shrubs Mozambique Publishing Print Matters (Pty), Cape Town. Page 429. (Includes a picture).

Radcliffe-Smith, A. (1996). Euphorbiaceae Flora Zambesiaca 9(4) Pages 202 - 203.

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Flora of Mozambique: Acalypha neptunica var. pubescens

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African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Acalypha neptunica
BHL (Biodiversity Heritage Library): Acalypha neptunica
EOL (Encyclopedia of Life): Acalypha neptunica
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IPNI (International Plant Names Index): Acalypha neptunica
JSTOR Plant Science: Acalypha neptunica
Mansfeld World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops: Acalypha neptunica
Plants of the World Online: Acalypha neptunica
Tropicos: Acalypha neptunica
Wikipedia: Acalypha neptunica

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 neptunica var. pubescens., retrieved 8 December 2023

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