Croton dictyophlebodes Radcl.-Sm.
  • Kew Bull.


Cite taxon page as 'WFO (2020): Croton dictyophlebodes Radcl.-Sm. Published on the Internet;http://www.worldfloraonline.org/taxon/wfo-0000927825. Accessed on: 08 Jul 2020'

Morphology

Male flowers: pedicels 3–6 mm. long, lightly stellate-pubescent; sepals 5, ovate, 3 mm. long, 2.5 mm. wide, obtuse, glabrous without and within but puberulous towards the apex, green; petals 5, oblong-oblanceolate, 4 mm. long, 1.5 mm. wide, obtuse, glabrous without and within, pilose on the margins, pale yellow; disc composed of 5 free, rounded, thickened glands; stamens 16, filaments 3.5 mm. long, glabrous, anthers 1.2 mm. long; receptacle densely pilose.

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    Female flowers unknown.

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    Fruits subglobose-subtrilobed, 1.3–1.4 cm. long and 1.5 cm. wide in the dry state, sparingly adpressed stellate-pubescent, dark grey; manner of dehiscence unknown, but probably septicidal.

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    A dioecious medium-sized or large much-branched tree up to 20 m. tall.

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    Mature seeds unknown.

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    Bark grey, smooth.

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    Petiole (0.5–)1–4 cm. long, lightly or sparingly stellate-pubescent or almost glabrous; leaf-blade ovate to elliptic-ovate, (3–)5–10.5 cm. long, 2.5–6 cm. wide, somewhat acutely acuminate or sometimes subacute or obtuse, rounded or scarcely cordate, with 2 sessile discoid basal glands usually not visible from above, subentire or shallowly serrate, chartaceous, 5(–7)-nerved from the base, remaining lateral nerves 3–4 pairs, scarcely prominent above but slightly so beneath, distinctly and finely reticulate above and beneath in the mature state, the network slightly prominent, sparingly stellate-pubescent or subglabrous above and beneath.

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    Young twigs lightly to sparingly stellate-pubescent or almost glabrous, later glabrescent.

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    Older twigs greyish brown.

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    Stipules lanceolate, 1 mm. long, stellate-pubescent, soon deciduous.

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    Racemes terminal, 5–10 cm. long; axis sparingly stellate-pubescent; bracts linear-elliptic, 1.5 mm. long, pubescent towards the apex.

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    Euphorbiaceae
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    World Flora Online consortium
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    World Flora Online Data. 2018.
    • C CC0 1.0 Universal (CC0 1.0).
    Global Tree Assessment
    http://www.bgci.org/
    BGCI. 2018. GlobalTreeSearch online database. Botanic Gardens Conservation International. Richmond, U.K. Available at www.bgci.org. Accessed on 30/11/2018.
    • D Botanic Gardens Conservation International
    International Union for Conservation of Nature v.3
    https://www.iucnredlist.org/
    IUCN 2019. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2019-1.
    • E See IUCN Terms and conditions of use http://www.iucnredlist.org/info/terms-of-use
    International Union for Conservation of Nature
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    IUCN 2016. IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2016-2
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