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Key to Croton

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(For a list of species in Croton, use the above link.)

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1. Annualmonoeciousovary 1-chambered, style 1,  ..... C. setiger

1' Perennial herb to shrubdioecious; ovary 3-chambered, styles 3, 2-lobed,  2-forked

2. Seed 3.5–5.5 mm;  in fruit 1–1.5(3) mm; staminate sepals ± 2–2.5 mm; Teh, SnJV, CCo, SCoR, SCo, s ChI (Santa Catalina Island), TR, PR, D ..... C. californicus

2' Seed 6.5–7 mm; pedicels in fruit 4–7 mm; staminate sepals 2.5–3 mm; se DSon (se Imperial Co.) ..... C. wigginsii


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