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MS Dec.2015/02 for ID : 6 posts by 4 authors. Attachments (5)

Location : Dampui, Mizoram
Altitude : ca.850 m.
Date : 04-12-2015
Habit : Undershrub, 0.5 – 1 m. tall.
Habitat : Wild

Looks like a Euphorbiaceae member, either Phyllanthus or Sauropus?

The suggestion of … is correct.  I had overlooked this post. This is Sauropus macranthus Hassk. of the Phyllanthaceae, now called Breynia macrantha (Hassk.) Chakrab. & N. P. Balakr. The photography is good.

The accepted name is Sauropus macranthus, Hassk.

No Madam,
Please refer to  the following publication wherein the latest accepted name Breynia macrantha has appeared at page 92.
Phylogenetic reconstruction prompts taxonomic changes in Sauropus, Synostemon and Breynia (Phyllanthaceae tribe Phyllantheae)
P.C. van Welzen, K. Pruesapan, I.R.H. Telford,  H.-J. Esser,  J.J. Bruhl Blumea 59, 2014: 77–94.




POWO  Sauropus merged with Breynia (Phyllanthaceae)  efi thread  The Plant List Ver.1.1 (Sauropus macranthus Hassk.) BSI Flora of India  Flora of China (Sauropus macranthus Hasskarl syn: Aalius macrantha (Hasskarl) Kuntze; A. macrophylla (J. D. Hooker) Kuntze; Sauropus grandifolius Pax & K. Hoffmann; S. grandifolius var. tonkinensis Beille; S. longipedicellatus Merrill & Chun; S. macrophyllus J. D. Hooker.)
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