The Plant List — A working list for all plant species

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H Curcas purgans Medik. is a synonym of Jatropha curcas L.

This name is a synonym of Jatropha curcas L. .

The record derives from WCSP (data supplied on ) which reports it as a synonym (record 331982) with original publication details: Malvenfam. 119 1787.

Full publication details for this name can be found in IPNI:

Earlier versions

This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-331982.

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