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Noun1.Acalypha - a genus of herbs and shrubs belonging to the family EuphorbiaceaeAcalypha - a genus of herbs and shrubs belonging to the family Euphorbiaceae
rosid dicot genus - a genus of dicotyledonous plants
Euphorbiaceae, family Euphorbiaceae, spurge family - a family of plants of order Geraniales
Acalypha virginica, three-seeded mercury - weedy herb of eastern North America
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Again, Euphorbia, a mundane or widely distributed genus, has here eight species, of which seven are confined to the archipelago, and not one found on any two islands: Acalypha and Borreria, both mundane genera, have respectively six and seven species, none of which have the same species on two islands, with the exception of one Borreria, which does occur on two islands.
Mites (Eriophyidae) were the only gall-inducers present on Acalypha macrostachya, Croton draco (Euhorbiaceae), Calatola costaricensis (Icacinaceae), Ochroma pyramidale, Quararibea bracteolosa (Malvaceae), Miconia barbinervis (Melastomataceae), and Lantana camara (Verbenaceae).
(i) Eso ogirisako-seeds of Anchomanes Difformis, eso jinwinnin-seeds of Acalypha Ciliata Forssk, eso Eyinolobe-seeds of unidentified, eso Asofeyeje-seeds of Rauvolfia Vomitoria, egungun oku-bone of a dead person; burn everything together, mix with ekuru funfun-white bean cake and spray it in the farm for ants to spread it.
Anti dermatophytic activity of Azadirachta indica and Acalypha indica leaves-an in vitro study.
Names of some important medicinal flora which have been displayed in the exhibition include 1- Acalypha Sp.
Names of some important medicinal flora that were displayed include Acalypha, Adenium obesum Aegle marmelos, Ageratum and others.
The leaves of Ipomoea involucrata (II), Acalypha hispida (AH), Breynia nivosa (BN), Jatropha curcas (JC), Chromolaena odorata (CO), Macrolobium macrophyllum (MM), Baphia nitida (BNI), Burkea africana (BA), Cassia alata (CA), and the root of Eleusine indica (EI) were collected after the interview.
Application of leaf extract of Acalypha indica, Sphaeranthus indicus, Casea alata and pulv.
(Intercepted in Texas, USA) Honduras Acalypha hispida (Euphorbiaceae), Acalypha wilkesiana (Euphorbiaceae), Musa sp.
Comparison of in vitro antioxidant properties of extracts from three plants used for medical purpose in Cameroon: Acalypha racemosa, Garcinia lucida and Hymenocardia lyrata.
Pages 72-73: A) GEORGE SWANSON, Liana with Air Plants, Rancho Grande, Venezuela, 1945, Watercolor on paper; B) GEORGE SWANSON, Euchromidon Moss, Rancho Grande, Venezuela, 1945, Watercolor on paper; C) GEORGE SWANSON, Bug Family on Acalypha Leaf, Caripito, Venezuela, 1942, Watercolor on paper.