Monographs Details: Acalypha poiretii Spreng.
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 - Weed distributed in America from Mexico to Argentina through Guianas and eastern Brazil. FRENCH GUIANA. Vicinity of Cayenne, Apr-May 1921, Broadway 39,97,109 ( NY).

Discussion:

Acalypha macrostachya Poir. in Lam., Encyc. 6: 208. 1804.

Type. “Amer. tropic.” Not seen.

Distribution:French Guiana South America| Mexico North America| United States of America North America| Argentina South America| Guyana South America| Brazil South America|