Taxon: Jatropha macrorhiza Benth.

 
Genus: Jatropha
Family: Euphorbiaceae
Subfamily: Crotonoideae
Tribe: Jatropheae
Nomen number: 20699
Place of publication: Pl. hartw. 8. 1839
Link to protologue:
Typification:
Name Verified on: 09-Sep-2013 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 09-Sep-2013
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 0 in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

  • ragged nettlespurge  (Source: F Neotrop) - English
  • bahada  (Source: F Neotrop) - Spanish
  • jicamilla  (Source: F Neotrop) - Spanish
  • jirawilla  (Source: F Neotrop) - Spanish

Economic Importance:

  • Vertebrate poisons: mammals ()

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Northern America
    • SOUTH-CENTRAL U.S.A.: United States [New Mexico, Texas (?)]
    • SOUTHWESTERN U.S.A.: United States [Arizona]
    • NORTHERN MEXICO: Mexico [Chihuahua (c.), Sonora]
    • SOUTHERN MEXICO: Mexico [Aguascalientes]


References:

  1. Correll, D. S. & M. C. Johnston Manual of the vascular plants of Texas. 1970 (F Tex)
  2. Dehgan, B. 2012. Jatropha (Euphorbiaceae) Fl. Neotrop. Monogr. 110:123-127.
  3. Govaerts, R. et al. World checklist and bibliography of Euphorbiaceae. 2000 (L Euphorb)
  4. Lampe, K. F. & M. A. McCann AMA handbook of poisonous and injurious plants. 1985 (Lampe & McCann)
  5. Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource). (Pl Names)

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Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2018. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?id=20699. Accessed 17 July 2018.