1. Family: Euphorbiaceae Juss.
    1. Genus: Jatropha L.
      1. Jatropha costaricensis G.L.Webster & Poveda

        This species is accepted, and its native range is Nicaragua (Matagalpa) to Costa Rica (Guanacaste).

    Distribution

    Native to:

    Costa Rica, Nicaragua

    Jatropha costaricensis G.L.Webster & Poveda appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Jul 1, 1995 Herrera, G. [7832] K000813241
    May 1, 1995 Zamora, N. [2287] K000813239
    May 1, 1995 Zamora, N. [s.n.] K000813240

    First published in Brittonia 30: 265 (1978)

    Accepted by

    • Dehgan, B. (2012). Flora Neotropica, Monograph 110: 1-273.
    • Stevens, W.D., Ulloa U., C., Pool, A. & Montiel, O.M. (2001). Flora de Nicaragua Monographs in Systematic Botany from the Missouri Botanical Garden 85: i-xlii, 1-2666.
    • Govaerts, R., Frodin, D.G. & Radcliffe-Smith, A. (2000). World Checklist and Bibliography of Euphorbiaceae (and Pandaceae) 1-4: 1-1622. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.

    Literature

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • Stevens, W.D., Ulloa U., C., Pool, A. & Montiel, O.M. (2001). Flora de Nicaragua Monographs in Systematic Botany from the Missouri Botanical Garden 85: i-xlii, 1-2666.

    Sources

    Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
    'The Herbarium Catalogue, Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. Published on the Internet http://www.kew.org/herbcat [accessed on Day Month Year]'. Please enter the date on which you consulted the system.

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2018. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
    © Copyright 2017 World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0

    Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2018. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
    © Copyright 2017 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0