Monographs Details: Croton suavis Kunth
Authority: Maguire, Bassett. 1965. The Botany of the Guayana Highland. Mem. New York Bot. Gard. 12 (3): 1-285.
Family:Euphorbiaceae
Scientific Name:Croton suavis Kunth
Description:Distribution and Ecology - Distribution. Besides Venezuela, this shrub of savannas, river banks and flood sands, is reported from British Guiana and the Rio Negro, Brazil. BRAZIL. Muya penima, Rio Negro, Amazonas, 4 Sep 1928, Tate 66, 68 ([male] fl., fr. NY).

Discussion:Müller reported Kunth's original Humboldt specimen to be in Berlin under Willd. fol. 17852. Gleason saw this material in Berlin and identified Tate 66 and 68 by comparison.
Distribution:Venezuela South America| Brazil South America| Guyana South America|