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  1. Family: Euphorbiaceae Juss.
    1. Genus: Croton L.
      1. Croton glabellus L.

        This species is accepted, and its native range is Caribbean, SE. Mexico to Honduras.

    Distribution

    Native to:

    Bahamas, Belize, Cayman Is., Cuba, Dominican Republic, Haiti, Honduras, Jamaica, Mexico Southeast, Puerto Rico, Southwest Caribbean, Turks-Caicos Is.

    Accepted Infraspecifics

    Synonyms

    Other Data

    Croton glabellus L. appears in other Kew resources:

    Bibliography

    First published in Syst. Nat. ed. 10, 2: 1275 (1759)

    Accepted by

    • Acevedo-Rodríguez, P. & Strong, M.T. (2012). Catalogue of seed plants of the West Indies Smithsonian Contributions to Botany 98: 1-1192.
    • van Ee, B., Gandhi, K.N. & Berry, P.E. (2011). Nomenclature and taxonomy of Croton glabellus L.)Euphorbiaceae), a widespread Caribbean species Taxon 60: 1489-1494.
    • van Ee, B.W. & Berry, P.E. (2009). A phylogenetic and taxonomic review of Croton (Euphorbiaceae s.s.) on Jamaica including the description of Croton jamaicensis, a new species of section Eluteria Systematic Botany 34: 129-140.
    • Nelson Sutherland, C.H. (2008). Catálogo de las plantes vasculares de Honduras. Espermatofitas: 1-1576. SERNA/Guaymuras, Tegucigalpa, Honduras.
    • 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.
    • Govaerts, R. (1999). World Checklist of Seed Plants 3(1, 2a & 2b): 1-1532. MIM, Deurne.
    • Cirilo, N. & Proctor, G.R. (1994). Vascular plants of the Caribbean Swan islands of Honduras Brenesia 41-42: 73-80.

    Literature

    Kew Backbone Distributions

    • van Ee, B., Gandhi, K.N. & Berry, P.E. (2011). Nomenclature and taxonomy of Croton glabellus L.)Euphorbiaceae), a widespread Caribbean species Taxon 60: 1489-1494.
    • van Ee, B.W. & Berry, P.E. (2009). A phylogenetic and taxonomic review of Croton (Euphorbiaceae s.s.) on Jamaica including the description of Croton jamaicensis, a new species of section Eluteria Systematic Botany 34: 129-140.

    Sources

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2020. 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 2020. 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