Jatropha curcas: common name details from PIER


Common name - Language - Location
Language - Location - Common name
Location - Language - Common name
Language - Common name - Location

Common name/Language/Location

Common name Language Location PIER bibliographic reference Comments
banidakai Fijian Fiji Islands Parham, J. W. (1958) (p. 74)  
Barbados nut English ? U.S. Dept. Agr., Agr. Res. Serv. (2013)  
bubble bush English ? U.S. Dept. Agr., Agr. Res. Serv. (2013)  
fève d'enfer French ? U.S. Dept. Agr., Agr. Res. Serv. (2013)  
fiki Fijian Lakemba Island Smith, Albert C. (1981) (p. 546)  
fiki Maori (Cook Islands) Rarotonga Island McCormack, Gerald (2013)  
fiki Tongan Tonga Islands Yuncker, T. G. (1959) (p. 165)  
fiki Wallisian Futuna Island Whistler, W. A. (1991) (p. 32)  
fiki Wallisian Wallis (‘Uvea) Island Whistler, W. A. (1991) (p. 32)  
frailejón Spanish ? U.S. Dept. Agr., Agr. Res. Serv. (2013)  
grand pignon d'Inde French ? U.S. Dept. Agr., Agr. Res. Serv. (2013)  
gros ricin French ? U.S. Dept. Agr., Agr. Res. Serv. (2013)  
jatropha English ? Starr, Forest/Starr, Kim (2013) (p. 34)  
kuikui Pākē Hawaiian Ni‘ihau Island Wagner, Warren L./Herbst, Derral R./Sohmer, S. H. (1999) (p. 623)  
kuku‘ihi Hawaiian Hawaiian Islands Wagner, Warren L./Herbst, Derral R./Sohmer, S. H. (1999) (p. 623)  
ma feng shu Chinese ? Zhengyi, Wu/Raven, Peter H./Deyuan, Hong (2013)  
manggele Fijian Fiji Islands Smith, Albert C. (1981) (p. 546)  
maqele Fijian Fiji Islands Parham, J. W. (1958) (p. 74)  
mbanindakai Fijian Fiji Islands Smith, Albert C. (1981) (p. 546)  
médicinier French ? U.S. Dept. Agr., Agr. Res. Serv. (2013)  
médicinier barrière French ? U.S. Dept. Agr., Agr. Res. Serv. (2013)  
médicinier béni French ? U.S. Dept. Agr., Agr. Res. Serv. (2013)  
médicinier purgatif French ? U.S. Dept. Agr., Agr. Res. Serv. (2013)  
ndrala Fijian Fiji Islands Smith, Albert C. (1981) (p. 546)  
pāfiki Samoan American Samoa Islands Whistler, W. A. (2000) (p. 189)  
pāfiki Samoan Western Samoa Islands Whistler, W. A. (2000) (p. 189)  
pāfiti Samoan American Samoa Islands Whistler, W. A. (2000) (p. 190)  
pāfiti Samoan Western Samoa Islands Whistler, W. A. (2000) (p. 190)  
pakarani Maori (Cook Islands) Cook Islands Whistler, W. A. (1990) (p. 387)  
physic nut English ? Wagner, Warren L./Herbst, Derral R./Sohmer, S. H. (1999) (p. 623)  
pignon d'Inde French ? U.S. Dept. Agr., Agr. Res. Serv. (2013)  
piki Maori (Cook Islands) Ma‘uke Island McCormack, Gerald (2013)  
piñón Spanish ? U.S. Dept. Agr., Agr. Res. Serv. (2013)  
piñón blanco Spanish ? U.S. Dept. Agr., Agr. Res. Serv. (2013)  
pion d'Inde French ? Lavergne, Christophe (2006)  
purgenut English ? U.S. Dept. Agr., Agr. Res. Serv. (2013)  
purghère French ? U.S. Dept. Agr., Agr. Res. Serv. (2013)  
purging nut English ? U.S. Dept. Agr., Agr. Res. Serv. (2013)  
sáfeen kinas Chuukese Chuuk Islands Merlin, M./Juvik, J. (1996) (p. 101)  
seken Pohnpeian Pohnpei Island Herrera, Katherine/Lorence, David H./Flynn, Timothy/Balick, Michael J. (2010) (p. 86)  
tártago Spanish ? U.S. Dept. Agr., Agr. Res. Serv. (2013)  
tuba-tuba Chamorro Guam Island Stone, Benjamin C. (1970) (p. 380)  
tuba-tuba Chamorro Northern Mariana Islands Falanruw, Marjorie C./Maka, Jean E./Cole, Thomas G./Whitesell, Craig D. (1990) (p. 10)  
tuhkenlop Pohnpeian Pohnpei Island National Tropical Botanical Garden (U.S.A. Hawaii. Kalaheo.) (2001)  
tuitui pakarangi Maori (Cook Islands) Rarotonga Island McCormack, Gerald (2013) ?
tuke Maori (Cook Islands) ‘Atiu Island McCormack, Gerald (2013)  
tuke Maori (Cook Islands) Miti‘aro Island McCormack, Gerald (2013)  
uto ni vavalangi Fijian Fiji Islands Smith, Albert C. (1981) (p. 546)  
virvir Rotuman Rotuma Island Bishop Museum (Honolulu) (1991)  
virviri Rotuman Rotuma Island Bishop Museum (Honolulu) (1991)  
wiriwiri Fijian Fiji Islands Smith, Albert C. (1981) (p. 546)  
wiriwiri ni vavalangi Fijian Fiji Islands Smith, Albert C. (1981) (p. 546)  

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Language/Location/Common name

Language Location Common name PIER bibliographic reference Comments
Chamorro Guam Island tuba-tuba Stone, Benjamin C. (1970) (p. 380)  
Chamorro Northern Mariana Islands tuba-tuba Falanruw, Marjorie C./Maka, Jean E./Cole, Thomas G./Whitesell, Craig D. (1990) (p. 10)  
Chinese ? ma feng shu Zhengyi, Wu/Raven, Peter H./Deyuan, Hong (2013)  
Chuukese Chuuk Islands sáfeen kinas Merlin, M./Juvik, J. (1996) (p. 101)  
English ? Barbados nut U.S. Dept. Agr., Agr. Res. Serv. (2013)  
English ? bubble bush U.S. Dept. Agr., Agr. Res. Serv. (2013)  
English ? jatropha Starr, Forest/Starr, Kim (2013) (p. 34)  
English ? physic nut Wagner, Warren L./Herbst, Derral R./Sohmer, S. H. (1999) (p. 623)  
English ? purgenut U.S. Dept. Agr., Agr. Res. Serv. (2013)  
English ? purging nut U.S. Dept. Agr., Agr. Res. Serv. (2013)  
Fijian Fiji Islands banidakai Parham, J. W. (1958) (p. 74)  
Fijian Fiji Islands manggele Smith, Albert C. (1981) (p. 546)  
Fijian Fiji Islands maqele Parham, J. W. (1958) (p. 74)  
Fijian Fiji Islands mbanindakai Smith, Albert C. (1981) (p. 546)  
Fijian Fiji Islands ndrala Smith, Albert C. (1981) (p. 546)  
Fijian Fiji Islands uto ni vavalangi Smith, Albert C. (1981) (p. 546)  
Fijian Fiji Islands wiriwiri Smith, Albert C. (1981) (p. 546)  
Fijian Fiji Islands wiriwiri ni vavalangi Smith, Albert C. (1981) (p. 546)  
Fijian Lakemba Island fiki Smith, Albert C. (1981) (p. 546)  
French ? fève d'enfer U.S. Dept. Agr., Agr. Res. Serv. (2013)  
French ? grand pignon d'Inde U.S. Dept. Agr., Agr. Res. Serv. (2013)  
French ? gros ricin U.S. Dept. Agr., Agr. Res. Serv. (2013)  
French ? médicinier U.S. Dept. Agr., Agr. Res. Serv. (2013)  
French ? médicinier barrière U.S. Dept. Agr., Agr. Res. Serv. (2013)  
French ? médicinier béni U.S. Dept. Agr., Agr. Res. Serv. (2013)  
French ? médicinier purgatif U.S. Dept. Agr., Agr. Res. Serv. (2013)  
French ? pignon d'Inde U.S. Dept. Agr., Agr. Res. Serv. (2013)  
French ? pion d'Inde Lavergne, Christophe (2006)  
French ? purghère U.S. Dept. Agr., Agr. Res. Serv. (2013)  
Hawaiian Hawaiian Islands kuku‘ihi Wagner, Warren L./Herbst, Derral R./Sohmer, S. H. (1999) (p. 623)  
Hawaiian Ni‘ihau Island kuikui Pākē Wagner, Warren L./Herbst, Derral R./Sohmer, S. H. (1999) (p. 623)  
Maori (Cook Islands) ‘Atiu Island tuke McCormack, Gerald (2013)  
Maori (Cook Islands) Cook Islands pakarani Whistler, W. A. (1990) (p. 387)  
Maori (Cook Islands) Ma‘uke Island piki McCormack, Gerald (2013)  
Maori (Cook Islands) Miti‘aro Island tuke McCormack, Gerald (2013)  
Maori (Cook Islands) Rarotonga Island fiki McCormack, Gerald (2013)  
Maori (Cook Islands) Rarotonga Island tuitui pakarangi McCormack, Gerald (2013) ?
Pohnpeian Pohnpei Island seken Herrera, Katherine/Lorence, David H./Flynn, Timothy/Balick, Michael J. (2010) (p. 86)  
Pohnpeian Pohnpei Island tuhkenlop National Tropical Botanical Garden (U.S.A. Hawaii. Kalaheo.) (2001)  
Rotuman Rotuma Island virvir Bishop Museum (Honolulu) (1991)  
Rotuman Rotuma Island virviri Bishop Museum (Honolulu) (1991)  
Samoan American Samoa Islands pāfiki Whistler, W. A. (2000) (p. 189)  
Samoan American Samoa Islands pāfiti Whistler, W. A. (2000) (p. 190)  
Samoan Western Samoa Islands pāfiki Whistler, W. A. (2000) (p. 189)  
Samoan Western Samoa Islands pāfiti Whistler, W. A. (2000) (p. 190)  
Spanish ? frailejón U.S. Dept. Agr., Agr. Res. Serv. (2013)  
Spanish ? piñón U.S. Dept. Agr., Agr. Res. Serv. (2013)  
Spanish ? piñón blanco U.S. Dept. Agr., Agr. Res. Serv. (2013)  
Spanish ? tártago U.S. Dept. Agr., Agr. Res. Serv. (2013)  
Tongan Tonga Islands fiki Yuncker, T. G. (1959) (p. 165)  
Wallisian Futuna Island fiki Whistler, W. A. (1991) (p. 32)  
Wallisian Wallis (‘Uvea) Island fiki Whistler, W. A. (1991) (p. 32)  

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Location/Language/Common name

Location Language Common name PIER bibliographic reference Comments
? Chinese ma feng shu Zhengyi, Wu/Raven, Peter H./Deyuan, Hong (2013)  
? English Barbados nut U.S. Dept. Agr., Agr. Res. Serv. (2013)  
? English bubble bush U.S. Dept. Agr., Agr. Res. Serv. (2013)  
? English jatropha Starr, Forest/Starr, Kim (2013) (p. 34)  
? English physic nut Wagner, Warren L./Herbst, Derral R./Sohmer, S. H. (1999) (p. 623)  
? English purgenut U.S. Dept. Agr., Agr. Res. Serv. (2013)  
? English purging nut U.S. Dept. Agr., Agr. Res. Serv. (2013)  
? French fève d'enfer U.S. Dept. Agr., Agr. Res. Serv. (2013)  
? French grand pignon d'Inde U.S. Dept. Agr., Agr. Res. Serv. (2013)  
? French gros ricin U.S. Dept. Agr., Agr. Res. Serv. (2013)  
? French médicinier U.S. Dept. Agr., Agr. Res. Serv. (2013)  
? French médicinier barrière U.S. Dept. Agr., Agr. Res. Serv. (2013)  
? French médicinier béni U.S. Dept. Agr., Agr. Res. Serv. (2013)  
? French médicinier purgatif U.S. Dept. Agr., Agr. Res. Serv. (2013)  
? French pignon d'Inde U.S. Dept. Agr., Agr. Res. Serv. (2013)  
? French pion d'Inde Lavergne, Christophe (2006)  
? French purghère U.S. Dept. Agr., Agr. Res. Serv. (2013)  
? Spanish frailejón U.S. Dept. Agr., Agr. Res. Serv. (2013)  
? Spanish piñón U.S. Dept. Agr., Agr. Res. Serv. (2013)  
? Spanish piñón blanco U.S. Dept. Agr., Agr. Res. Serv. (2013)  
? Spanish tártago U.S. Dept. Agr., Agr. Res. Serv. (2013)  
American Samoa Islands Samoan pāfiki Whistler, W. A. (2000) (p. 189)  
American Samoa Islands Samoan pāfiti Whistler, W. A. (2000) (p. 190)  
‘Atiu Island Maori (Cook Islands) tuke McCormack, Gerald (2013)  
Chuuk Islands Chuukese sáfeen kinas Merlin, M./Juvik, J. (1996) (p. 101)  
Cook Islands Maori (Cook Islands) pakarani Whistler, W. A. (1990) (p. 387)  
Fiji Islands Fijian banidakai Parham, J. W. (1958) (p. 74)  
Fiji Islands Fijian manggele Smith, Albert C. (1981) (p. 546)  
Fiji Islands Fijian maqele Parham, J. W. (1958) (p. 74)  
Fiji Islands Fijian mbanindakai Smith, Albert C. (1981) (p. 546)  
Fiji Islands Fijian ndrala Smith, Albert C. (1981) (p. 546)  
Fiji Islands Fijian uto ni vavalangi Smith, Albert C. (1981) (p. 546)  
Fiji Islands Fijian wiriwiri Smith, Albert C. (1981) (p. 546)  
Fiji Islands Fijian wiriwiri ni vavalangi Smith, Albert C. (1981) (p. 546)  
Futuna Island Wallisian fiki Whistler, W. A. (1991) (p. 32)  
Guam Island Chamorro tuba-tuba Stone, Benjamin C. (1970) (p. 380)  
Hawaiian Islands Hawaiian kuku‘ihi Wagner, Warren L./Herbst, Derral R./Sohmer, S. H. (1999) (p. 623)  
Lakemba Island Fijian fiki Smith, Albert C. (1981) (p. 546)  
Ma‘uke Island Maori (Cook Islands) piki McCormack, Gerald (2013)  
Miti‘aro Island Maori (Cook Islands) tuke McCormack, Gerald (2013)  
Ni‘ihau Island Hawaiian kuikui Pākē Wagner, Warren L./Herbst, Derral R./Sohmer, S. H. (1999) (p. 623)  
Northern Mariana Islands Chamorro tuba-tuba Falanruw, Marjorie C./Maka, Jean E./Cole, Thomas G./Whitesell, Craig D. (1990) (p. 10)  
Pohnpei Island Pohnpeian seken Herrera, Katherine/Lorence, David H./Flynn, Timothy/Balick, Michael J. (2010) (p. 86)  
Pohnpei Island Pohnpeian tuhkenlop National Tropical Botanical Garden (U.S.A. Hawaii. Kalaheo.) (2001)  
Rarotonga Island Maori (Cook Islands) fiki McCormack, Gerald (2013)  
Rarotonga Island Maori (Cook Islands) tuitui pakarangi McCormack, Gerald (2013) ?
Rotuma Island Rotuman virvir Bishop Museum (Honolulu) (1991)  
Rotuma Island Rotuman virviri Bishop Museum (Honolulu) (1991)  
Tonga Islands Tongan fiki Yuncker, T. G. (1959) (p. 165)  
Wallis (‘Uvea) Island Wallisian fiki Whistler, W. A. (1991) (p. 32)  
Western Samoa Islands Samoan pāfiki Whistler, W. A. (2000) (p. 189)  
Western Samoa Islands Samoan pāfiti Whistler, W. A. (2000) (p. 190)  

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Language/Common name/Location

Language Common name Location PIER bibliographic reference Comments
Chamorro tuba-tuba Guam Island Stone, Benjamin C. (1970) (p. 380)  
Chamorro tuba-tuba Northern Mariana Islands Falanruw, Marjorie C./Maka, Jean E./Cole, Thomas G./Whitesell, Craig D. (1990) (p. 10)  
Chinese ma feng shu ? Zhengyi, Wu/Raven, Peter H./Deyuan, Hong (2013)  
Chuukese sáfeen kinas Chuuk Islands Merlin, M./Juvik, J. (1996) (p. 101)  
English Barbados nut ? U.S. Dept. Agr., Agr. Res. Serv. (2013)  
English bubble bush ? U.S. Dept. Agr., Agr. Res. Serv. (2013)  
English jatropha ? Starr, Forest/Starr, Kim (2013) (p. 34)  
English physic nut ? Wagner, Warren L./Herbst, Derral R./Sohmer, S. H. (1999) (p. 623)  
English purgenut ? U.S. Dept. Agr., Agr. Res. Serv. (2013)  
English purging nut ? U.S. Dept. Agr., Agr. Res. Serv. (2013)  
Fijian banidakai Fiji Islands Parham, J. W. (1958) (p. 74)  
Fijian fiki Lakemba Island Smith, Albert C. (1981) (p. 546)  
Fijian manggele Fiji Islands Smith, Albert C. (1981) (p. 546)  
Fijian maqele Fiji Islands Parham, J. W. (1958) (p. 74)  
Fijian mbanindakai Fiji Islands Smith, Albert C. (1981) (p. 546)  
Fijian ndrala Fiji Islands Smith, Albert C. (1981) (p. 546)  
Fijian uto ni vavalangi Fiji Islands Smith, Albert C. (1981) (p. 546)  
Fijian wiriwiri Fiji Islands Smith, Albert C. (1981) (p. 546)  
Fijian wiriwiri ni vavalangi Fiji Islands Smith, Albert C. (1981) (p. 546)  
French fève d'enfer ? U.S. Dept. Agr., Agr. Res. Serv. (2013)  
French grand pignon d'Inde ? U.S. Dept. Agr., Agr. Res. Serv. (2013)  
French gros ricin ? U.S. Dept. Agr., Agr. Res. Serv. (2013)  
French médicinier ? U.S. Dept. Agr., Agr. Res. Serv. (2013)  
French médicinier barrière ? U.S. Dept. Agr., Agr. Res. Serv. (2013)  
French médicinier béni ? U.S. Dept. Agr., Agr. Res. Serv. (2013)  
French médicinier purgatif ? U.S. Dept. Agr., Agr. Res. Serv. (2013)  
French pignon d'Inde ? U.S. Dept. Agr., Agr. Res. Serv. (2013)  
French pion d'Inde ? Lavergne, Christophe (2006)  
French purghère ? U.S. Dept. Agr., Agr. Res. Serv. (2013)  
Hawaiian kuikui Pākē Ni‘ihau Island Wagner, Warren L./Herbst, Derral R./Sohmer, S. H. (1999) (p. 623)  
Hawaiian kuku‘ihi Hawaiian Islands Wagner, Warren L./Herbst, Derral R./Sohmer, S. H. (1999) (p. 623)  
Maori (Cook Islands) fiki Rarotonga Island McCormack, Gerald (2013)  
Maori (Cook Islands) pakarani Cook Islands Whistler, W. A. (1990) (p. 387)  
Maori (Cook Islands) piki Ma‘uke Island McCormack, Gerald (2013)  
Maori (Cook Islands) tuitui pakarangi Rarotonga Island McCormack, Gerald (2013) ?
Maori (Cook Islands) tuke ‘Atiu Island McCormack, Gerald (2013)  
Maori (Cook Islands) tuke Miti‘aro Island McCormack, Gerald (2013)  
Pohnpeian seken Pohnpei Island Herrera, Katherine/Lorence, David H./Flynn, Timothy/Balick, Michael J. (2010) (p. 86)  
Pohnpeian tuhkenlop Pohnpei Island National Tropical Botanical Garden (U.S.A. Hawaii. Kalaheo.) (2001)  
Rotuman virvir Rotuma Island Bishop Museum (Honolulu) (1991)  
Rotuman virviri Rotuma Island Bishop Museum (Honolulu) (1991)  
Samoan pāfiki American Samoa Islands Whistler, W. A. (2000) (p. 189)  
Samoan pāfiki Western Samoa Islands Whistler, W. A. (2000) (p. 189)  
Samoan pāfiti American Samoa Islands Whistler, W. A. (2000) (p. 190)  
Samoan pāfiti Western Samoa Islands Whistler, W. A. (2000) (p. 190)  
Spanish frailejón ? U.S. Dept. Agr., Agr. Res. Serv. (2013)  
Spanish piñón ? U.S. Dept. Agr., Agr. Res. Serv. (2013)  
Spanish piñón blanco ? U.S. Dept. Agr., Agr. Res. Serv. (2013)  
Spanish tártago ? U.S. Dept. Agr., Agr. Res. Serv. (2013)  
Tongan fiki Tonga Islands Yuncker, T. G. (1959) (p. 165)  
Wallisian fiki Futuna Island Whistler, W. A. (1991) (p. 32)  
Wallisian fiki Wallis (‘Uvea) Island Whistler, W. A. (1991) (p. 32)  

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