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  1. Family: Euphorbiaceae Juss.
    1. Genus: Croton L.
      1. Croton gracilescens Müll.Arg.

        This species is accepted, and its native range is Brazil (Tocantins to Mato Grosso).

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Brazil North, Brazil West-Central

    Synonyms

    Other Data

    Croton gracilescens Müll.Arg. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Burchell [7701], Brazil K000254369
    Burchell [5196], Brazil K000254367
    Burchell [5891-2], Brazil K000254370
    Pohl [1619], Brazil K000254366
    s.coll. [1619], Brazil K000254364
    s.coll. [1632], Brazil K000254368
    Riedel [2808], Brazil K000254365

    Bibliography

    First published in Linnaea 34: 110 (1865)

    Accepted by

    • Sordé, R.C. & al. (2019). Taxonomic synopsis of Croton section Geiseleria (Euphorbiaceae) in Brazil, including description of a new species Phytotaxa 417: 1-105.
    • Sodré, R.C., Berry, P.E. & Da Silva, M.J. (2017). The tribe Crotoneae (Euphorbiaceae, Crotonoideae) in the Chapada dos Veadeiros, Goiás, Brazil Phytotaxa 321: 1-59.
    • Sodré, R.C., da Silva, M.J. & de Sales, M.F. (2014). Croton L. (Euphorbiaceae) no Parque estadual da Serra Dourada, Goiás, Brasil Rodriguésia; Revista do Instituto de Biologia Vegetal, Jardim Botânico e Estaçao Biologica do Itatiaya 65: 221-234.
    • 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.

    Not accepted by

    • van Ee, B.W. (2011). The contribution of Johann Friedrich Klotzsch in the taxonomy of Croton (Euphorbiaceae) and associated genera Willdenowia 41: 15-33. [Cited as Croton antisyphiliticus.]

    Literature

    Kew Backbone Distributions

    • Sordé, R.C. & al. (2019). Taxonomic synopsis of Croton section Geiseleria (Euphorbiaceae) in Brazil, including description of a new species Phytotaxa 417: 1-105.
    • Sodré, R.C., da Silva, M.J. & de Sales, M.F. (2014). Croton L. (Euphorbiaceae) no Parque estadual da Serra Dourada, Goiás, Brasil Rodriguésia; Revista do Instituto de Biologia Vegetal, Jardim Botânico e Estaçao Biologica do Itatiaya 65: 221-234.

    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.
    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