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Species Croton nitidulus of the Euphorbiaceae family

Map location of specimens of species Croton nitidulus from the Euphorbiaceae family.

Croton nitidulus

February 23, 2016 (, Updated )

Shrub; few staminate and one pistillate flower, staminate flower buds greenish-yellow, white when open; dichotomous branching.

47.0° 17.0’ 20.0” N18.0° 11.0’ 50.0” W

Benjamin W. van Ee – Hanta Razafindraibe – Kent Kainulainen – Paul E. Berry

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Croton nitidulus

January 30, 2012 (, Updated )

Arbuste de 2 m de haut, 3 cm de diamètre. Fleurs blanches. Echantillon en silica gel.

48.0° 47.0’ 42.0” N18.0° 23.0’ 17.0” W

Désiré Ravelonarivo – Félix Edmond

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Croton nitidulus

November 10, 2009 (, Updated )

Shrub to 1.5 m tall. Leaves glossy green, some orange, lepidote, with 2 glands at base of leaf blade. Calyx of pistillate flowers large, styles white, twice bifid. Staminate flowers white. Inflorescences short.

47.0° 10.0’ 45.0” N20.0° 45.0’ 49.0” W

Benjamin W. van Ee – Paul E. Berry – Hanta Razafindraibe

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Croton nitidulus

November 10, 2009 (, Updated )

Small tree/large shrub to 4 m tall. Leaves glossy green, with lepidote indumentum. Calyx of pistillate flowers large and with an “inflated” look.

47.0° 10.0’ 54.0” N20.0° 46.0’ 11.0” W

Benjamin W. van Ee – Paul E. Berry – Hanta Razafindraibe

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Croton nitidulus

May 21, 2008 (, Updated )

Arbuste de 2,5m de haut, fruit vert entouré par des tépales.

48.0° 18.0’ 2.0” N18.0° 51.0’ 33.0” W

Charles Rakotovao

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Croton nitidulus

May 6, 2008 (, Updated )

Shrub 1m50, stems brown, leaves green above, pale green below, calyx yellow green, stamens yellow. Abundant. ADN. Photo.

48.0° 18.0’ 29.0” N18.0° 51.0’ 1.0” W

P. Antilahimena – al.

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Croton nitidulus

November 24, 2006 (, Updated )

Arbuste monoïque, feuilles alternes, fleurs mâles à l'apex des inflorescences terminales, fleurs femelles à stigmates trifides ramifiés 4 fois dans la partie terminale.

48.0° 40.0’ 25.0” N13.0° 38.0’ 38.0” W

Martin W. Callmander – Jo Vasaha – Malaza

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Synonyms: Croton fuscirameus, Croton macrochlamys, Croton microprunum, Croton nitidulus var. meridionalis and Croton nitidulus var. spatulatus.

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