African Plant Database

Jatropha miskatensis Thulin
Protologue : Nord. J. Bot. 22(4): 427 (2002 [2003])
Information on the genus : Jatropha
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Shrublet with decumbant or ascending, slender stems to c. 40 cm long, pale brown or purplish when young, older ones with greyish bark, lenticellate; leaves sometimes clustered on short shoots.
Ecology : Open limestone slopes, locally commun; 1340-1620 m alt.
  Closely related to J. spinosa.
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see under The International Plant Name Index
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Record n°106887
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