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  1. Family: Euphorbiaceae Juss.
    1. Genus: Croton L.
      1. Croton caudatus Geiseler

        This species is accepted, and its native range is China (SW. Yunnan) to Tropical Asia and N. Queensland.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Assam, Bangladesh, Borneo, Cambodia, China South-Central, Christmas I., East Himalaya, India, Jawa, Laos, Lesser Sunda Is., Malaya, Myanmar, Nepal, Pakistan, Philippines, Queensland, Sri Lanka, Sulawesi, Sumatera, Thailand, Vietnam

    Synonyms

    Other Data

    Croton caudatus Geiseler appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Jan 1, 2014 Deden et al. [BOHK 215], Indonesia K000734664
    H'ng Kim Chey, D.A. [436], Christmas I. 46657.000
    Harmand, F.J. [s.n.] Croton caudatus var. harmandii K000959152
    Griffith [s.n.], Peninsular Malaysia Croton caudatus var. malaccanus K000959168
    Griffith [s.n.], Peninsular Malaysia Croton caudatus var. malaccanus K000959169
    Griffith [4775], Peninsular Malaysia Croton caudatus var. malaccanus K000959170
    Griffth [s.n.], Burma Croton caudatus var. malaccanus K000246829 Unknown type material
    Griffth [s.n.], Burma Croton caudatus var. malaccanus K000246830 Unknown type material
    Maingay, A.C. [1802], Peninsular Malaysia Croton caudatus var. malaccanus K000959167
    Griffth [s.n], Assam Croton caudatus var. tomentosus K000246826 Unknown type material
    s.coll. [7835], Bangladesh Croton caudatus var. tomentosus K000246827 Unknown type material
    J.D.H and Thomson, T. [491], India Croton caudatus var. tomentosus K000246828 Unknown type material
    Griffith [4775], Darjiling Croton caudatus var. ruminatus K000246833 Unknown type material
    Griffith [s.n], India Croton caudatus var. ruminatus K000246831 Unknown type material
    Hooker, J.D. [s.n.], India Croton caudatus var. ruminatus K000246834 Unknown type material
    Hooker, J.D. [497], India Croton caudatus var. ruminatus K000246832 Unknown type material

    Bibliography

    First published in Croton. Monogr.: 73 (1807)

    Accepted by

    • Pasha, M.K., Chakrabarthy, T. & Balakrishnan, N.P. (2013). A taxonomic revision of Croton L. (Euphorbiaceae) in Bangladesh Journal of Economic and Taxonomic Botany 37: 379-389.
    • Wu, Z.Y., Raven, P.H. & Hong, D.Y. (eds.) (2008). Flora of China 11: 1-622. Missouri Botanical Garden Press, St. Louis.
    • Balakrishnan, N.P. & Chakrabarty, T. (2007). The family Euphorbiaceae in India. A synopsis of its profile, taxonomy and bibliography: 1-500. Bishen Singh Mahendra Pal Singh, Dehra Dun.
    • Chayamarit, K. & Van Welzen, P.C. (2005). Euphorbiaceae (Genera A-F) Flora of Thailand 8(1): 1-303. The Forest Herbarium, National Park, Wildlife and Plant Conservation Department, Bangkok.
    • 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.
    • George, A.S., Orchard, A.E. & Hewson, H.J. (eds.) (1993). Oceanic islands 2 Flora of Australia 50: 1-606. Australian Government Publishing Service, Canberra.

    Literature

    Kew Backbone Distributions

    • Chayamarit, K. & Van Welzen, P.C. (2005). Euphorbiaceae (Genera A-F) Flora of Thailand 8(1): 1-303. The Forest Herbarium, National Park, Wildlife and Plant Conservation Department, Bangkok.
    • Khan, B. & Khan, M.S. (2002). Taxonomic and distributional notes on the species Bangladesh Journal of Plant Taxonomy 9(1): 77-80.

    Sources

    Art and Illustrations in Digifolia
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    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.
    Digital Image © Board of Trustees, RBG Kew http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/

    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