African Plant Database

Phyllanthus gagnioevae Brunel & J. P. Roux
Family : Euphorbiaceae
Information on the genus : Phyllanthus
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Phyllanthus mannianus Müll. Arg. (1864) p.p.
=Phyllanthus odontadenius Müll. Arg. (1864) p.p.
=Phyllanthus odontadenius subsp. gagnioevae Brunel & J. P. Roux
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Herb woody at base, perennial, ramose, to 1,5 m tall; orthotropic stem with plagiotropic shoots 10-25 cm long.
Ecology : Scattered in meadow; rocky meadow with Memecylon fasciculare, Clematis grandiflora, Poaceae etc.; to 1600 m alt.

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Checklist Flow. Pl. Sub-Saharan Africa : 290 (2006).
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carte afrique num 107321
Record n°107321 modified 2007-03-30
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