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Croton bonplandianus (Bonpland's croton)

Synonyms: Croton pauperulus; Croton rivinoides; Croton sparsiflorus; Oxydectes bonplandiana; Oxydectes pauperula; Oxydectes sparsiflora


Structure [1]  Herb

Protected Areas

Name IUCN Category Area acres Location Species Website Climate Land Use
Mburucuyá National Park II   Corrientes, Argentina  
Río Pilcomayo National Park II 123699 Formosa, Argentina


Aonidomytilus albus (cassava scale)[2]
Coccidohystrix insolita (eggplant mealybug)[2]
Eumeta crameri[3]
Pavo cristatus (Indian Peafowl)[4]


S. Bolivia to Uruguay;



Attributes / relations provided by
1USDA Plants Database, U. S. Department of Agriculture
2Ben-Dov, Y., Miller, D.R. & Gibson, G.A.P. ScaleNet 4 November 2009
3HOSTS - a Database of the World's Lepidopteran Hostplants Gaden S. Robinson, Phillip R. Ackery, Ian J. Kitching, George W. Beccaloni AND Luis M. Hernández
4Rajesh Kumar, N., & Balasubramanian, P. (2011). Habitat use and food habits: of Indian peafowl (Pavo cristatus) in Anaikatty Hills, Western Ghats. Indian Birds, 7(5), 125-127.
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