Croton lechleri Latex

Croton lechleri Latex


 

DEFINITION

The article consists of the latex of Croton lechleri Müll. Arg. (Family Euphorbiaceae). The latex oozes out upon cutting or slashing the bark of the tree, collected in rainy season. It meets the Acceptance criteria under the Assay.

 

SYNONYMS

Croton draco var. cordatus Müll. Arg.

Oxydectes lechlen (Müll. Arg.) Kuntze

 

POTENTIAL CONFOUNDING MATERIALS

Croton palanostigma Klotzsch

Croton salutaris Casar.

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Dracaena draco (L.) L.

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Pterocarpus draco L.

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