Selected Herbarium Specimen Details (1) Download

Family Name:Euphorbiaceae
Currently Accepted Name:Croton michauxii G. L. Webster
Locality:USA. Florida. Duval Co.: Sawmill Slough Preserve. 30º 16’ 36” N 81º 30’ 58” W
Description:Uncommon annual herb to ca. 10 cm [?; specimen is 3 dm] tall; stem semi-woody, pubescent with reddish trichomes; leaves alternate, linear-elliptic, upper surface with short pubescence, the trichomes stellate, not overlapping; fruit indehiscent, one seeded. 
Habitat:Along a mesic flatwood edge, beneath saw palmetto [Serenoa repens]; other associates include Pinus elliottii, agalinis filifolia, Quercus geminata, and Aristida stricta var. beyrichiana.
Reproductive State:Fertile
Elevation:39 ft
Collector:J. McGregor 5
Date:Sep 2011
Accession No:261243

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