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Acalypha

Magnoliopsida - Euphorbiales - Euphorbiaceae

Taxonomy
Acalypha was named by Linnaeus.

It was assigned to Euphorbiaceae by MacGinitie (1941) and Jacobs and Kabuye (1987).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1941Acalypha MacGinitie
1987Acalypha Jacobs and Kabuye p. 150 figs. Table 1

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomPlantae
phylumSpermatophyta
classMagnoliopsidaCronquist et al. 1996
classDicotyledonae
RankNameAuthor
subclassDilleniidae
orderEuphorbiales
familyEuphorbiaceaeJussieu 1789
genusAcalyphaLinnaeus

If no rank is listed, the taxon is considered an unranked clade in modern classifications. Ranks may be repeated or presented in the wrong order because authors working on different parts of the classification may disagree about how to rank taxa.

Diagnosis
No diagnoses are available