African Plant Database

Phyllanthus hutchinsonianus S. Moore
Protologue : J. Linn. Soc. Bot. 40: 192 (1911)
Information on the genus : Phyllanthus
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Virgate, erect much-branched monoecious subshrub 0,5-2,5 m tall; orthotropic shoots angular; plagiotropic shoots (2-)5-10 cm long, often borne close together at the top of the lead shoots.
Ecology : Beilschmiedia, Berlinia, Parinari forest; grassland usually in shelter of rocks; rocky slopes and beside streams; evergreen forest margin; edge of kloof forest; gallery; 1200-2500 m alt.

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • KLOPPER R.R., CHATELAIN C,. & AL. (2006). Checklist Flowering Plants of Sub-Saharan Africa. Sabonet report 42 : 290
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