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Species description or overview

Jatropha podagrica information from NTBG
Information about Jatropha podagrica is available from the National Tropical Botanical Garden (NTBG).

Taxonomy & nomenclature

GRIN nomenclature info for Jatropha podagrica
Nomenclatural information about Jatropha podagrica is provided by USDA/ARS/NGRP/GRIN.

Jatropha podagrica information from ITIS
The Integrated Taxonomic Information System ITIS provides authoritative taxonomic information on Jatropha podagrica, as well as other plants, animals, fungi, and microbes of North America and the world.

IPNI nomenclature info for Jatropha podagrica
Nomenclatural information about Jatropha podagrica is provided by The International Plant Names Index (IPNI).


Jatropha podagrica (Euphorbiaceae): species information from GCW
Information on Jatropha podagrica as relevant to Pacific Islands is provided by the Global Compendium of Weeds (GCW).

Risk assessments

Jatropha podagrica weed risk assessment for Hawaii-Pacific
Results of a weed risk assessment for Jatropha podagrica for the Hawaii-Pacific region are presented by the Hawaii-Pacific Weed Risk Assessment team.


A field guide to tropical and subtropical plants
Perry, Frances and Roy Hay. 1982. A field guide to tropical and subtropical plants. Ward Lock Limited, Great Britain. 136 pp. illus. ISBN: 0-442-26859-9.

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