Monographs Details: Acalypha wilkesiana Müll.Arg.
Authority: Maguire, Bassett. 1967. The botany of the Guayana Highland--Part VII. Mem. New York Bot. Gard. 17: 1-439.
Family:Euphorbiaceae
Description:Distribution and Ecology - Widely cultivated as an ornamental plant. BRITISH GUIANA. Waiui river, N.W District, lat 8° 20' N, long 59° 40' W, 3-18 Apr 1923, De La Cruz 3801 (NY).

Discussion:

Type. “In insulis Fidji (Unit. Stat. explor. exped. under Capt. Wilkes).” Not seen.

Distribution:Guyana South America|