African Plant Database

Jatropha velutina Pax & K. Hoffm.
Protologue : Engl. Pflanzenreich, Euphorb. -Jatroph. 37 (1910)
Information on the genus : Jatropha
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Jatropha acerifolia Pax (1894) non Salisb.
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Perennial herb or subshrub to 1,3 m tall; stems somewhat succulent, swollen at the base.
Ecology : Mixed thicket; Acacia-Commiphora bushland; 300-350 m alt.
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The International Plant Name Index
carte afrique num 106826
Record n°106826
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