African Plant Database

Jatropha crinita Müll. Arg.
Protologue : Linnaea 34: 207 (1865)
Information on the genus : Jatropha
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Jatropha marginata Chiov.
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Decumbent shrublet to ± 20 cm tall; branches somewhat fleshy, from a tuberous root.
Ecology : Coastal dunes; 5-40 m alt.
  Probably not in Zanzibar.
  Seldom found in cultivation.
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The International Plant Name Index
carte afrique num 106795
Record n°106795
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