African Plant Database

Jatropha aceroides (Pax & K. Hoffm.) Hutch.
Protologue : Fl. Trop. Afr. 6(1): 789 (1912) 
Information on the genus : Jatropha
Basionym : Jatropha lobata subsp. aceroides Pax & K. Hoffm.
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Jatropha lobata subsp. aceroides Pax & K. Hoffm. (1910)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Shrub branched from the base with spreading branches, longitudinally wrinkled when dry, to 1 m tall.
Ecology : Barren rocky slopes; sandy wadis; to 700 m alt.

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • Darbyshire, I. Kordofami, M. & al. (2015). The plants of Sudan and south Sudan, An annoted checklist. Kew Publishing

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Checklist Flow. Pl. Sub-Saharan Africa : 286 (2006).
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The International Plant Name Index
see under Missouri Botanical Garden
carte afrique num 106785
Record n°106785
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