Croton macrostachyus Hochst. ex Delile

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Derivation of specific name: macrostachyus: large-spiked
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Mozambique distribution: Z,T
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Burrows, J.E. & Willis, C.K. (eds) (2005). Plants of the Nyika Plateau Southern African Botanical Diversity Network Report No. 31 SABONET, Pretoria Page 144. (Includes a picture).

Radcliffe-Smith, A. (1996). Euphorbiaceae Flora Zambesiaca 9(4) Pages 287 - 288.

Other sources of information about Croton macrostachyus:

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Flora of Malawi: Croton macrostachyus
Flora of Zambia: Croton macrostachyus
Flora of Zimbabwe: Croton macrostachyus

External websites:

African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Croton macrostachyus
African Plant Database: Croton macrostachyus
Biodiversity Explorer (Biodiversity of southern Africa): Croton macrostachyus
BHL (Biodiversity Heritage Library): Croton macrostachyus
EOL (Encyclopedia of Life): Croton macrostachyus
ePIC (electronic Plant Information Center): Croton macrostachyus
Flora Zambesiaca web site: Croton macrostachyus
GBIF (Global Biodiversity Information Facility): Croton macrostachyus
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GRIN (Germplasm Resources Information Network): Croton macrostachyus
IPNI (International Plant Names Index): Croton macrostachyus
JSTOR Plant Science: Croton macrostachyus
Kew Herbarium catalogue: Croton macrostachyus
Mansfeld World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops: Croton macrostachyus
The Plant List (version 1.1): Croton macrostachyus
Tropicos: Croton macrostachyus

Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave 2007-18

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2018). Flora of Mozambique: Species information: Croton macrostachyus., retrieved 21 February 2018

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