African Plant Database

Croton draconopsis Müll. Arg.
Protologue : J. Bot. 2: 338 (1864) 
Information on the genus : Croton
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Croton vermoesenii De Wild. (1926)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Shrub or tree from some m to 15 m tall; trunk 15-20 cm Ø; branchlets stout, sulcate; branches elongated, rambling, leafy at the apex.
Ecology : Damp forests with Flagellaria guineensis; river bank, secondary thickets; primitive forests.

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • LEBRUN, J. P. & A. L. STORK (1991). Enumération des plantes à fleurs d’Afrique tropicale. Généralités et Anonaceae à Pandanaceae. Énum. Pl. Fleurs Afr. Trop. 1: 209
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see under The International Plant Name Index
carte afrique num 107179
Record n°107179
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