Übersicht Pflanzen

The Botanical System of the Plants
Das Botanisches System der Pflanzen
Friedrich A. Lohmueller

Overview Plants

Familia: Euphorbiaceae (spurge family, Wolfsmilchgewächse)
Subfamiglia: Acalyphoideae
Tribus:         Acalypheae
Genus:  Acalypha L. . (copperleaf, three-seeded mercury, cat's tail; Katzenschwänzchen)

Acalypha hispida
Acalypha hispida
Acalypha wilkesiana
Acalypha wilkesiana
cv. Godseffiana
Acalypha wilkesiana cv. Musaica
Acalypha wilkesiana
cv. Musaica

Species: 450-500.
Geography: mainly tropical or subtropical.
  • Acalypha alopecuroides Jacq.
  • Acalypha amentacea Roxb.
  • Acalypha arvensis Poepp.
  • Acalypha australis L.
  • Acalypha berteriana Muell.-Arg.
  • Acalypha bipartita
  • Acalypha bisetosa Bertol. ex Spreng.
  • Acalypha californica Benth., - (California Copperleaf, Pringle Three-seeded Mercury)
  • Acalypha chamaedryfolia (Lam.) Muell.-Arg.
  • Acalypha chlorocardia
  • Acalypha chuniana
  • Acalypha ciliata
  • Acalypha costaricensis
  • Acalypha deamii (Weatherby) Ahles
  • Acalypha dictyoneura
  • Acalypha diversifolia
  • Acalypha ecuadorica
  • Acalypha eggersii
  • Acalypha eremorum
  • Acalypha fruticosa
  • Acalypha glabrata
  • Acalypha glechomaefolia A. Rich.
  • Acalypha gracilens Gray
  • Acalypha gummifera
  • Acalypha havanensis Mueller
  • Acalypha hispida Burm.f.
    (Chenille Plant, Philippine Medusa, red-hot cattail, foxtail; Katzenschwänzchen, Raues Nesselblatt, Nesselschön, Paradiesnessel)
  • Acalypha indica L., (Indian Acalypha)
  • Acalypha integrifolia
  • Acalypha lancetillae
  • Acalypha lepinei
  • Acalypha leptopoda
  • Acalypha macrostachya
  • Acalypha mexicana Muell.-Arg.
  • Acalypha mogotensis Urban
  • Acalypha monococca (Engelm. ex Gray) L. Mill. & Gandhi
  • Acalypha monostachya Cav.
  • Acalypha mortoniana
  • Acalypha neomexicana Muell.-Arg.
  • Acalypha ostryifolia Riddell
  • Acalypha padifolia
  • Acalypha pendula
  • Acalypha phleoides Cav.
  • Acalypha poiretii Spreng.
  • Acalypha polystachya
  • Acalypha portoricensis Muell.-Arg.
  • Acalypha psilostachya
  • Acalypha radians Torr.
  • Acalypha raivavensis
  • Acalypha reptans Sw.
  • Acalypha rhomboidea Raf., (Common Copperleaf, Common Three-seeded Mercury)
  • Acalypha rubrinervis Cronk, (St. Helena Mountain Bush, String Tree, Stringwood)
  • Acalypha schimpffii
  • Acalypha setosa A. Rich.
  • Acalypha siamensis
  • Acalypha skutchii
  • Acalypha sonderiana
  • Acalypha suirenbiensis
  • Acalypha tunguraguae
  • Acalypha umbrosa
  • Acalypha villicaulis
  • Acalypha villosa
  • Acalypha virginica L., - (Virginia Copperleaf, Virginia Three-seeded Mercury)
  • Acalypha wilkesiana Muell.-Arg. (Beefsteakplant, Copperleaf, Fire-dragon, Jacob's-coat)

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