Genus: Astraea Klotzsch

Possible synonym of: Croton L.

 
Family: Euphorbiaceae
Subfamily: Crotonoideae
Tribe: Crotoneae
Genus number: 21440
Last updated: 11-Dec-2009
Accession Count: 0 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

List of Species Records in GRIN

References:

  1. Berry, P. E. et al. 2005. Molecular phylogenetics of the giant genus Croton and tribe Crotoneae (Euphorbiaceae sensu stricto) using ITS and trnL-trnF DNA sequence data. Amer. J. Bot. 92:1520-1534.
  2. Brummitt, R. K. 1992. Vascular plant families and genera Note: = Croton L.
  3. Govaerts, R. et al. 2000. World checklist and bibliography of Euphorbiaceae Note: = Croton L.

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Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2020. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomygenus.aspx?id=21440. Accessed 4 June 2020.