African Plant Database


Jatropha chevalieri Beille
Family : EUPHORBIACEAE
Protologue : Bull. Soc. Bot. France lv. Mem. VIII. 83 (1908) 
Information on the genus : Jatropha
 
 
Status
Status for NA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Jatropha lobata var. senegalensis Müll. Arg. (1866)
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Shrub to 1 m tall, with striate branches.
Ecology : Sand dunes near the sea; sandy and sandy-clayey area; cliff summit; stony plateau overlayed by sand.

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • Boudet G. & J.P. Lebrun (1986). Catalogue des plantes vasculaires du Mali. Etudes et Synthèses IEMVT 16

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 Herbarium, North Africa MPU
 
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