Acalypha rhomboidea Raf.

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Repository: BOON
Family: Euphorbiaceae
Common Name: Rhombic Copperleaf
Primary Collector: D.B. Poindexter
Primary Collector #: 08-1099
Date: 2008-09-03T00:00:00
Datum: WGS84
Reliability: Near
Latitude: 36.569611
Longitude: -81.206611
Elevation: 826 meters


Alleghany County: Piney Creek Township, Amelia. Located off of Elk Creek Church Rd. (SR 1344), ca. 0.2 mi from the Virginia State Line and ca. 1.8 mi north of Amelia. Growing along the alluvial margins of Elk Creek, below the Andrews Tract. Infrequent, native annual forb/herb.


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Derick B. Poindexter
Research Botanist

Department of Biology
I.W. Carpenter, Jr.
Herbarium (BOON)
572 Rivers St.
Boone, NC 28608

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