Croton viroleoides P.E.Berry & Secco

, Ann. Missouri Bot. Gard. 103(3): 342 (2018).
IPNI Life Sciences Identifier (LSID)
urn:lsid:ipni.org:names:77192375-1
Publication
Annals of the Missouri Botanical Garden. St. Louis, Missouri
Collation
103(3): 342
Date of Publication
6 Sep 2018
Family as entered in IPNI
Euphorbiaceae

Type Information

Collector Team
J.Lowe 4009
Locality
Amazonas: Boa Vista rd., 70 km N of Manaus
Collection Date
21 Sep 1980
Type Herbaria
holotype FHO FHO-00080032
isotype E
isotype INPA
isotype K
Latitude
2° 30' S
Longitude
60° 10' W
Distribution Of Types
Amazonas (Brazil North, Brazil, Southern America)
Mato Grosso (Brazil West-Central, Brazil, Southern America)
Rondônia (Brazil North, Brazil, Southern America)

Nomenclatural Notes

[epublished]

Remarks

doi:10.3417/2018131 The specific epithet refers to the overall resemblance to species of Virola Aubl. (Myristicaceae) by virtue of the distichous leaf arrangement, fine ferrugineous indument on the stems and leaf undersides, and the similar leaf shape and venation.