Acalypha diminuta Baill., Hist. Pl. Madag., Atlas, t. 194. 1891.,

Munoz, Iris Montero, Cardiel, Jose Maria & Levin, Geoffrey A., 2018, Nomenclatural review of Acalypha (Euphorbiaceae) of the Western Indian Ocean Region (Madagascar, the Comoros Archipelago, the Mascarene Islands and the Seychelles Archipelago), PhytoKeys 108, pp. 85-116: 85

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scientific name

Acalypha diminuta Baill., Hist. Pl. Madag., Atlas, t. 194. 1891.
status

 

7. Acalypha diminuta Baill., Hist. Pl. Madag., Atlas, t. 194. 1891. 

Type.

Plate 194 in Baillon ibid. loc., holotype.

Distribution.

Madagascar (Antananarivo, Mahajanga, Toamasina, Toliara).

References.

Baillon (1895b: 1197); Palacký (1907: 25); Pax and Hoffmann (1924: 21); Leandri (1935: 42); Leandri (1942: 253); Govaerts et al. (2000: 60).

Notes.

Acalypha diminuta  was first illustrated, without description, in Baillon`s Histoire Naturelle des Plantes ( Baillon 1891). The first description of this species, based only on Baillon`s illustration, appears in Engler`s Pflanzenreich ( Pax and Hoffmann 1924). This is the only species included in Acalypha subgen. Androcephala  Pax & K.Hoffm.