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Published In: Species Plantarum 2: 1004. 1753. (1 May 1753) (Sp. Pl.) Name publication detailView in BotanicusView in Biodiversity Heritage Library
 

Project Name Data (Last Modified On 4/9/2014)
Acceptance : Accepted
Distribution     (Last Modified On 10/21/2015)
Generic distribution and diversity: A large and diverse pantropical genus of over 800 species, with the strongest representation in the Neotropics and Madagascar (Radcliffe-Smith 2001); in Asia slightly less than 100 species. Natural subdivisions of this vast genus are still not well understood, in particular not in Asia. (From: Chayamarit & van Welzen 2005.)

Known morphospecies     (Last Modified On 10/21/2015)
Provisional morphospecies: Croton aff. choristadenius
Morphospecies notes: Resembles C. choristadenius but leaf glands different; petioles short, sturdy (P.C. van Welzen, August 2015.)
Morphospecies vouchers: Idris Haris - 47

Known morphospecies     (Last Modified On 10/28/2015)
Provisional morphospecies: Croton aff. argyratus
Morphospecies notes: Close to C. argyratus, but hairs and pistillate flowers different (P.C. van Welzen, April 2014.)
Morphospecies vouchers: Mary Merello - 3397

 

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