African Plant Database

Croton scarciesii Scott-Elliot
Protologue : J. Linn. Soc. Bot. xxx. 96 (1894)
Information on the genus : Croton
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Shrub 2-3 m tall in tuft, with slender, terete branches; monoecious. Obligate rheophyte.
Ecology : Rocks by streams, under water in the rainy season.

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

Bibliography other :
  • Cat. Pl. Vasc. Burkina Faso:204 (2012)
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carte afrique num 107204
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