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Classification System: APG IV

Superregnum: Eukaryota
Regnum: Plantae
Cladus: Angiosperms
Cladus: Eudicots
Cladus: Core eudicots
Cladus: Rosids
Cladus: Eurosids I
Ordo: Malpighiales

Familia: Euphorbiaceae
Subfamilia: Crotonoideae
Tribus: Crotoneae
Genera: Astraea – Brasiliocroton – Colobocarpos – Croton – Mildbraedia – Paracroton


Crotoneae Dumort. {1829}

Type genus: Croton L., Sp. Pl. [Linnaeus] 2: 1004. (1753)

Primary references

Dumortier, B.-C. 1829. Analyse des Familles de Plantes: avec l'indication des principaux genres qui s'y rattachent. 104 pp., Tournay, J. Casterman. BHL Reference page. : 45.

Links 2020. Crotoneae. Missouri Botanical Garden. Published online. Accessed: 12 Jun 2020.
Crotoneae – Taxon details on National Center for Biotechnology Information (NCBI).

Crotoneae is a tribe of the subfamily Crotonoideae, under the family Euphorbiaceae.[1] It comprises five genera.
See also

Taxonomy of the Euphorbiaceae


Berry, Paul E.; Hipp, Andrew L.; Wurdack, Kenneth J.; Van Ee, Benjamin; Riina, Ricarda (September 2005). "Molecular phylogenetics of the giant genus Croton and tribe Crotoneae (Euphorbiaceae sensu stricto) using ITS and TRNL‐TRNF DNA sequence data". American Journal of Botany. 92 (9): 1520–1534. doi:10.3732/ajb.92.9.1520. ISSN 0002-9122.

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