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H Croton dioicus Cav. is an accepted name

This name is the accepted name of a species in the genus Croton (family Euphorbiaceae).

The record derives from WCSP (data supplied on ) which reports it as an accepted name (record 49783) with original publication details: Icon. 1: 4 1791.

Full publication details for this name can be found in IPNI:


See "Status", "Confidence level", "Source" for definitions.

Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied
Astrogyne crotonoides Benth. Synonym H WCSP
Croton dioicus Sessé & Moc. [Illegitimate] Synonym H WCSP
Croton dioicus Willd. [Illegitimate] Synonym H WCSP
Croton elaeagnifolius Vahl Synonym H WCSP
Croton gracilis Kunth Synonym H WCSP
Croton gracilis var. genuina Müll. Arg. Synonym L TRO
Croton gracilis var. longiradiatus Müll.Arg. Synonym L WCSP
Croton neomexicanus Müll.Arg. Synonym H WCSP
Croton tomentosus Link [Illegitimate] Synonym H WCSP
Oxydectes dioica (Cav.) Kuntze Synonym H WCSP
Oxydectes gracilis (Kunth) Kuntze Synonym H WCSP
Oxydectes neomexicana (Müll.Arg.) Kuntze Synonym H WCSP
Penteca tomentosa Raf. Synonym H WCSP

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Earlier versions

This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-49783.

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