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  1. Family: Euphorbiaceae Juss.
    1. Genus: Croton L.
      1. Croton dioicus Cav.

        This species is accepted, and its native range is S. Central U.S.A. to Mexico.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Mexico Central, Mexico Gulf, Mexico Northeast, Mexico Northwest, Mexico Southwest, New Mexico, Texas

    Synonyms

    Other Data

    Croton dioicus Cav. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Hartweg [83], Mexico K000186015
    Hartweg [83], Mexico K000186016
    [Halsted] [7], Mexico K000253617
    Jan 1, 1983 Wright, C. [1800], New Mexico Croton neomexicanus K000185940 Unknown type material
    Wright, C. [642], USA Croton neomexicanus K000185936 Unknown type material
    Wright, C. [1800], New Mexico Croton neomexicanus K000185937 Unknown type material
    Wright, C. [642], USA Croton neomexicanus K000185938 Unknown type material
    Wright, C. [1800], New Mexico Croton neomexicanus K000253614 Unknown type material
    Berlandier, J.L. [3211], USA Croton neomexicanus K000185939

    Bibliography

    First published in Icon. 1: 4 (1791)

    Accepted by

    • Flora of North America Editorial Committee (2016). Flora of North America North of Mexico 12: 1-603. Oxford University Press, New York, Oxford.
    • Martínez-Gordillo, M., Fernández Casas, F.J., Jiménez-Ramírez, J., Ginez-Vázquez, L.D. & Vega-Flores, K. (2014). Flora del Valle de Tehuacán-Cuicatlán 111: 1-84. Instituto de Biología, Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México.
    • Garcia-Mendoza, A.J. & Meave, J.A. (eds.) (2012). Diversidad florística de Oaxaca: de musgos a angiospermas (colecciones y listas de especies), ed. 2: 1-351. Instituto de Biología, Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México.
    • Turner, B.L. (2011). Biological status of Croton bigbendensis (Euphorbiaceae): species, variety, or informal variant? Journal of the Botanical Research Institute of Texas 5: 213-217.
    • Henrickson, J. (2010). Croton bigbendensis Turner (Euphorbiaceae) revisited Journal of the Botanical Research Institute of Texas 4: 295-301.
    • 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.

    Sources

    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.
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    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