African Plant Database

Jatropha stuhlmannii Pax
Information on the genus : Jatropha
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Jatropha stuhlmannii Pax subsp. stuhlmannii
Taxon infra-specific
Jatropha stuhlmannii subsp. somalensis Radcl.-Sm.
Jatropha stuhlmannii Pax subsp. stuhlmannii
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Perennial herb or subshrub, slender and sparsely branched, to -1-2 m in height; stems arising from an underground rhizome ± 3 cm Ø.
Ecology : Sandy soil and black clay soil in grassland; open coastal bushland; open dunes; sand; rocky places; 0-270 m alt.
  Comprises 2 subspp.
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
carte afrique num 174056
Record n°174056
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