Croton Plant with Spider Mites

I got this plant in a basket with others. I replanted it and its survived very well and doesn’t need to be watered very often. What is this plant?

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Your plant is a Croton Plant and it looks like it has a serious case of spider mitesLearn how to identify and treat the plant pest called Spider Mites., a sucking plant insect, which is why the bottom leaves are so pale. You can read about a Croton in the Popular HousePlant section of the website. You can also read about spider mitesLearn how to identify and treat the plant pest called Spider Mites. and how to treat them in the Glossary of the HousePlant 411.com website.