African Plant Database

Phyllanthus inflatus Hutch.
Protologue : Bull. Misc. Inform. Kew 334 (1920)
Information on the genus : Phyllanthus
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Monoecious much branched shrub or spreading spiny tree to 12 m tall, with ± horizontal branches; orthotropic shoots robust, subterete; leafy plagiotropic shoots (produced in the new season's growth) 15-40(-45) cm long.
Ecology : Riverine forest; rain-, gully- and swamp-forest; 750-1830 m alt.

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • Darbyshire, I. Kordofami, M. & al. (2015). The plants of Sudan and South Sudan, An annoted checklist. Kew Publishing
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