Taxon profile


Slender Threeseed Mercury
Acalypha gracilens Gray

kingdom Plantae - plants »  divisio Magnoliophyta - flowering plants »  class Rosopsida - eudicots »  order Malpighiales »  family Euphorbiaceae »  genus Acalypha - copperleaf

Scientific synonyms

Acalypha virginica var. gracilens (Gray) Muell.-Arg.
Acalypha gracilens var. delzii L. Mill.
Acalypha gracilens var. fraseri (Muell.-Arg.) Weatherby

Links and literature

EN C. Ulloa et al. (2017): An integrated assessment of the vascular plant species of the Americas, Science. 358. 1614-1617 [as Acalypha gracilens A. Gray]
Data retrieved on: 1 April 2020

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