African Plant Database


Jatropha tropaeolifolia Pax
Family : EUPHORBIACEAE
Protologue : Engl. Pflanzenreich, Euphorb. -Jatroph. 56 (1910)
Information on the genus : Jatropha
 
 
Status
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Erect succulent shrub or subshrub 0,6-3 m tall; stem simple, ± 2,5 cm Ø, arising from tuberous roots; ripe seeds unknown.
Ecology : Acacia-Commiphora bushland on gravelly soil; 90-750 m alt.
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The International Plant Name Index
 
Map
carte afrique num 106823
 
Record n°106823
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