African Plant Database

Jatropha kamerunica Pax & K. Hoffm.
Protologue : Pflanzenr. (Engler) Euphorb.-Adrian. 102 (1910)
Information on the genus : Jatropha
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Jatropha kamerunica Pax & K. Hoffm. var. kamerunica
Taxon infra-specific
Jatropha kamerunica var. trochainii Leandri
Jatropha kamerunica var. veleensis J. Léonard
Jatropha kamerunica Pax & K. Hoffm. var. kamerunica
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Erect herb, sometimes monoecious, with herbaceous subsimple stem 30-100 cm tall and a large carrot-like rhizome, 15-20 cm long, 5 cm Ø.
Ecology : Wooded sandy savanna; 300-350 m alt.
  Comprises 3 vars.
  • Cat. Pl. Vasc. Burkina Faso:209 (2012)
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    carte afrique num 174053
    Record n°174053
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