Jatropha gossypiifolia L.

Common name

English: Bellyache Bush

Portuguese: Pinhão Roxo

Classification

Kingdom: Plantae (2504)

  Phylum: Magnoliophyta (2403)

    Class: Magnoliopsida (2035)

      Order: Malpighiales (93)

        Family: Euphorbiaceae (76) (family description)

          Genus: Jatropha (11)

           Epithet: gossypiifolia L. (1)

gossypiifolia => cotton leaved

Characteristics

Climate: tropical

Habitat: mesophytic

Habit: shrub

Flower colour: purple, red

External links

Check for Jatropha gossypiifolia at The Plant List, GBIF or IPNI

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