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H Croton eluteria (L.) W.Wright 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 49852) with original publication details: London Med. J. 8: 249 1787.

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Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied
Cascarilla officinalis Raf. [Illegitimate] Synonym H WCSP
Clutia cascarilla L. Synonym H WCSP
Clutia decandra Crantz Synonym H WCSP
Clutia eluteria L. Synonym H WCSP
Croton cascarilla (L.) L. Synonym H WCSP
Croton cascarilloides Geiseler [Illegitimate] Synonym H WCSP
Croton eluteria Benn. [Illegitimate] Synonym H WCSP
Croton eluteria subsp. homolepidus (Müll.Arg.) Borhidi Synonym L WCSP
Croton homolepidus Müll.Arg. Synonym H WCSP
Croton rosmarinifolius Salisb. [Illegitimate] Synonym H WCSP
Oxydectes cascarilla (L.) Kuntze Synonym H WCSP
Oxydectes cascarilloides Kuntze Synonym H WCSP
Oxydectes eluteria (L.) Kuntze Synonym H WCSP
Oxydectes homolepida (Müll.Arg.) Kuntze Synonym H WCSP

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Earlier versions

This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-49852.

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