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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All these activities have already been observed in other species of genus Croton L.; therefore, the present study corroborates information found in the literature for this genus.
ex Delile is a species of the genus Croton L., Euphorbiaceae family, commonly known as the spurge family.