Taxon profile


Jatropha L.

kingdom Plantae - plants »  divisio Magnoliophyta - flowering plants »  class Rosopsida - eudicots »  order Malpighiales »  family Euphorbiaceae »  subfamily Crotonoideae

Intertaxon relationships

consumer: Primolius maracana (Vieillot, 1816) - Blue-winged Macaw

Included taxa

Number of records: 17

species Jatropha cardiophylla (Torr.) Muell.-Arg. - Sangre De Cristo
species Jatropha cathartica Terán & Berl. - Berlandier's Nettlespurge
species Jatropha cinerea (Ortega) Muell.-Arg. - Arizona Nettlespurge
species Jatropha cuneata Wiggins & Rollins - Physicnut
species Jatropha curcas L. - Barbados Nut

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species Jatropha dioica Cerv. - Leatherstem
species Jatropha gossypiifolia L. - Bellyache Bush

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species Jatropha hernandiifolia Vent. - Wild Oilnut
species Jatropha integerrima Jacq. - Peregrina

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species Jatropha macrorhiza Benth. - Ragged Nettlespurge
species Jatropha multifida L. - Coralbush

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species Jatropha nudicaulis Benth.
species Jatropha podagrica Hook. - Goutystalk Nettlespurge

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species Jatropha spathula Muell. Arg.

Links and literature

EN The Interim Register of Marine and Nonmarine Genera [1072170]

Rees, T. (compiler): The Interim Register of Marine and Nonmarine Genera [] [as Jatropha Linnaeus, 1753]
Data retrieved on: 8 December 2019
EN C. Ulloa et al. (2017): An integrated assessment of the vascular plant species of the Americas, Science. 358. 1614-1617 [as Jatropha L.]
Data retrieved on: 19 September 2019

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