The Plant List — A working list for all plant species

⚠ Version 1.1 of The Plant List has been superseded and should no longer be used.

The new version is available at The new version is enhanced, using more data sources including Taxonomic Expert Networks and will be more frequently updated.

H Cnidoscolus pubescens Pohl is an accepted name

This name is the accepted name of a species in the genus Cnidoscolus (family Euphorbiaceae).

The record derives from WCSP (data supplied on ) which reports it as an accepted name (record 44224) with original publication details: Pl. Bras. Icon. Descr. 1: 62 1827.

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


See "Status", "Confidence level", "Source" for definitions.

Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied
Cnidoscolus obtusifolius Pohl ex Baill. Synonym H WCSP
Janipha arborea Mart. ex Pohl Synonym H WCSP
Janipha obtusifolia Mart. ex Baill. Synonym H WCSP
Jatropha obtusifolia (Pohl ex Baill.) Müll.Arg. Synonym H WCSP
Jatropha obtusifolia var. pubescens (Pohl) Müll.Arg. Synonym L WCSP

Further information

The following databases may contain further information on this name. Please click on any button to follow a link to that database.

To return to The Plant List: please use your browser's back button to return to this page.

Earlier versions

This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-44224, and has not been changed.