genus Croton


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Noun1.genus Croton - tropical shrubs and herbs; source of croton oil
rosid dicot genus - a genus of dicotyledonous plants
Euphorbiaceae, family Euphorbiaceae, spurge family - a family of plants of order Geraniales
Croton tiglium, croton - tropical Asiatic shrub; source of croton oil
cascarilla, Croton eluteria - West Indian shrub with aromatic bark
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Molecular phylogenetics of the giant genus Croton and tribe Crotoneae (Euphorbiaceae sensu stricto) using ITS and trnL-trnF DNA secuence data.
Molecular phylogenetics of the giant genus Croton and the tribe Crotoneae (Euphorbiaceae sensu stricto) using ITS and trnL-trnF DNA sequence data.
Plants of the genus Croton have been used extensively in the northeast of Brazil for treating various clinical conditions.