Jatropha campestris S. Moore

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Status: Native
Derivation of specific name: campestris: of the fields or plains
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Mozambique distribution: MS
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Mapaura, A. & Timberlake, J. (eds) (2004). A checklist of Zimbabwean vascular plants Southern African Botanical Diversity Network Report No. 33 Sabonet, Pretoria and Harare Page 42.

Radcliffe-Smith, A. (1996). Euphorbiaceae Flora Zambesiaca 9(4) Pages 268 - 269.

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Flora of Zimbabwe: Jatropha campestris

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African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Jatropha campestris
African Plant Database: Jatropha campestris
BHL (Biodiversity Heritage Library): Jatropha campestris
EOL (Encyclopedia of Life): Jatropha campestris
GBIF (Global Biodiversity Information Facility): Jatropha campestris
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iNaturalist: Jatropha campestris
IPNI (International Plant Names Index): Jatropha campestris
JSTOR Plant Science: Jatropha campestris
Mansfeld World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops: Jatropha campestris
Plants of the World Online: Jatropha campestris
Tropicos: Jatropha campestris
Wikipedia: Jatropha campestris

Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave 2007-24

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2024). Flora of Mozambique: Species information: Jatropha campestris.
https://www.mozambiqueflora.com/speciesdata/species.php?species_id=135380, retrieved 4 March 2024

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