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H Croton gossypiifolius Vahl 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 50028) with original publication details: Symb. Bot. 2: 98 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
Croton confusus Pittier [Illegitimate] Synonym H WCSP
Croton digitatus Geiseler Synonym H WCSP
Croton draco var. rhombifolius Müll.Arg. Synonym L WCSP
Croton flabellifolius Lodd. ex G.Don Synonym H WCSP
Croton funckianus var. rhombifolius (Müll.Arg.) Müll.Arg. Synonym L WCSP
Croton gossypiifolius var. genuina Müll. Arg. Synonym L TRO
Croton gossypiifolius var. heterophyllus (Kunth) Müll.Arg. Synonym L WCSP
Croton gossypiifolius var. stipularis Müll.Arg. Synonym L WCSP
Croton heterophyllus Kunth Synonym H WCSP
Croton sanguifluus Kunth Synonym H WCSP
Croton venezuelensis Radcl.-Sm. & Govaerts Synonym H WCSP
Oxydectes gossypifolia var. heterophylla (Kunth) Kuntze Synonym L WCSP
Oxydectes gossypiifolia (Vahl) Kuntze Synonym H WCSP

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Earlier versions

This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-50028.

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