African Plant Database


Croton inhambanensis Radcl.-Sm.
Family : EUPHORBIACEAE
Protologue : Kew Bull. 45(3): 559 (1990)
Information on the genus : Croton
 
 
Status
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Shrub or small tree to 5 m tall; male and female inflorescences and flowers unknown; fruits and seeds recalling those of Ricinus.
Ecology : Coastal plain in thick, dense woodland with Androstachys johnsonii; dry sandy soil in ancient cultivations.

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
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The International Plant Name Index
see under Flora of Mozambique
 
Map
carte afrique num 107182
 
Record n°107182
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