African Plant Database

Jatropha gossypiifolia L.
Protologue : Sp. Pl. 2: 1006 (1753)  
Notes : [America]
Information on the genus : Jatropha
Status for MA : accepted (naturalised)
Status for TA : accepted (naturalised-introduced)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Jatropha gossypiifolia L. var. gossypiifolia
Taxon infra-specific
Jatropha gossypiifolia var. elegans (Pohl) Müll. Arg.
Jatropha gossypiifolia var. staphysagriaefolia Müll. Arg.
Jatropha gossypiifolia L. var. gossypiifolia
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Ecology : Introduced in Africa.
Biol./Eco : Shrub; Humid, Dry; Forest; 0-499 m, 500-999 m; distribution: Naturalised in Madagascar.
  • Cat. Pl. Vasc. Burkina Faso:208 (2012)
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