Galapagos Species Checklist


Acalypha wilkesiana

Müll. Arg.

Domain Eukaryota
Kingdom Plantae
Division Magnoliophyta
Class Magnoliopsida (= Dicotyledoneae)
Order Euphorbiales
Family Euphorbiaceae
Genus Acalypha

Acalypha wilkesiana  Müll. Arg.

 

English common name: wilkes' acalypha

Spanish common name: cresta de pavo

Taxonomic comments: Syn.: Acalypha amentacea subsp. wilkesiana (Müll.Arg.) Fosberg

Name status: Accepted name; taxon occurs in Galapagos.

Last updated: 15 May 2017

Origin

  • In
    Introduced
  • Na
    Native

  • Ac
    Accidental
  • Cu
    Cultivated

    Taxon introduced for agricultural or domestic use; not naturalized.

  • Er
    Eradicated
  • Es
    Escaped
  • Ic
    Intercepted
  • AcQ
    Questionable Accidental
  • NaQ
    Questionable Native

Distribution

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Galapagos island groups: Isabela, San Cristóbal, Santa Cruz.


Please be aware that this distribution map is automatically generated from database records (CDF and external specimens, literature records, and observations) and may not accurately reflect the currently-known distribution for all species.

Literature

  • Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew, Missouri Botanical Garden (eds.) (2010) The Plant List, Version 1., online publication. http://www.theplantlist.org/