Phyllanthus sanatandharmae

Phyllanthus sanatandharmae sp. nov. , New species, Phyllanthus sanatandharmae: A new species, Phyllanthus sanatandharmae, allied to P. megacarpus, has been published a few days ago, from the Southern Western Ghats of Kerala. The specific epithet is really interesting….religious, cool…!!  

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Phyllanthus narayanswamii

Phyllanthus narayanswamii Gamble, Bull. Misc. Inform. Kew 1925: 329 1925.; . Euphorbiaceae fortnight: Phyllanthus for id :  Attachments (3). 6 posts by 3 authors. Please Id this very small herb, a few inches high, tiny reddish flowers. Pics taken at Matheran on 14th October 2013. Phyllanthus debilis The capsules look warty, a feature of Phyllanthus virgatus, to […]

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Phyllanthus tetrandrus

Phyllanthus tetrandrus Roxb., Fl. Ind. ed. 1832 3: 674 1832. (syn: Diasperus roxburghii Kuntze; Diasperus tetrandrus (Roxb.) Kuntze; Epistylium roxburghii Baill. [Illegitimate]; Phyllanthus roxburghii Müll.Arg. [Illegitimate]; Reidia tetrandra (Roxb.) V.Naray.); Assam to Bangladesh as per WCSP;   Fwd: Phyllznthus sp. : 4 posts by 1 author. 3 images- 1 to 5 mb each. Sir, I’m […]

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Phyllanthus caroliniensis (Thailand)

Phyllanthus caroliniensis Walter, Fl. Carol. 228 1788. (syn: Andrachne pumila (Raf.) Rydb.; Andrachne schaffneriana Pax & K.Hoffm.; Diasperus montevidensis (Müll.Arg.) Kuntze; Diasperus schomburgkianus (Müll.Arg.) Kuntze; Geminaria obovata Raf.; Phyllanthus graminicola Britton, nom. illeg. (ambiguous synonym); Phyllanthus montevidensis Müll.Arg.; Phyllanthus obovatus Muhl. ex Willd.; Phyllanthus schomburgkianus Müll.Arg.; Synexemia caroliniana Raf.; Synexemia cuneifolia Raf.; Synexemia obovata Raf.; […]

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Phyllanthus griffithii

Phyllanthus griffithii Müll.Arg. (syn: Diasperus griffithii (Müll.Arg.) Kuntze; Diasperus stylosus (Griff.) Kuntze; Phyllanthus stylosus Griff.) as per efi thread; Assam; East Himalaya; Nepal as per Catalogue of Life; Similar to P.clarkei but branchlets smooth, leaves elliptic, 15-25*7-10mm, acute or obtuse, male and female flowers on long pedicels 8-12mm, styles stout, united to middle, recurved and […]

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Phyllanthus columnaris

Phyllanthus columnaris Müll.Arg., Linnaea 32: 15 1863. (syn: Diasperus columnaris (Müll.Arg.) Kuntze); Andaman Is., Myanmar to N. Pen. Malaysia as per WCSP; Andaman Is.; Malaya; Myanmar; Thailand as per Catalogue of Life;    Phyllanthus columnaris (Phyllanthaceae) : 1 post by 1 author. Attachments (1) Botanical name: Phyllanthus columnaris Müll.Arg. Location: North Andaman Island, India. Habit: […]

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Phyllanthus buxifolius (Cultivated)

Phyllanthus buxifolius (Blume) Müll.Arg., Linnaea 32: 50 1863. (syn: Diasperus buxifolius (Blume) Kuntze; Scepasma buxifolia Blume); Borneo; Jawa; Lesser Sunda Is.; Philippines as per Catalogue of Life;    Ornamental many-branched plant FOR ID :: Dattaji Salvi Udyan :: 01 MAY 18 : 13 posts by 3 authors. 2 images. Dattaji Salvi Udyan  Thane Date: May […]

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Phyllanthus airy-shawii

Phyllanthus airy-shawii Jean F.Brunel & J.P.Roux, Nordic J. Bot. 4: 470 1984; . Erect herbs to 50 cm tall; stem angled; branches 6-14 cm long. Leaves 1-2 x 0.3 -0.5 cm, elliptic or elliptic-oblong, base attenuate or broadly cuneate, apex obtuse or acute, lower surface subglaucous, subsessile; stipules c. 2 mm long, lanceolate, acuminate. Male […]

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Phyllanthus parvifolius

Phyllanthus parvifolius Buch.-Ham. ex D.Don, Prodr. Fl. Nepal. 63 1825. (syn: Diasperus parvifolius (Buch.-Ham. ex D.Don) Kuntze; Phyllanthus juniperinus Wall. ex Müll.Arg.); N. Pakistan to S. China as per WCSP; Assam; China South-Central; China Southeast; East Himalaya; Hainan; Laos; Nepal; Pakistan; West Himalaya as per Catalogue of life; Phyllanthus parvifolius Buch.-Ham. ex D.Don (accepted name) […]

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Phyllanthus rotundifolius

Phyllanthus rotundifolius Klein ex Willd., Sp. Pl. 4: 584 1805. (Syn: Diasperus rotundifolius (Klein ex Willd.) Kuntze; Phyllanthus aspericaulis Pax; Phyllanthus rotundifolius var. striolatus Müll.Arg.); Cape Verde, Trop. Africa, Arabian Pen., Pakistan to Sri Lanka (as per WCSP) Submission of Phyllanthus rotundifolius : 3 posts by 3 authors. Attachments (4) Plant name: Phyllanthus rotundifolius Klein ex […]

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Phyllanthus macrocalyx

Phyllanthus macrocalyx Müll.Arg., Linnaea 32: 48 1863. (syn: Diasperus macrocalyx (Müll.Arg.) Kuntze; Reidia macrocalyx (Müll.Arg.) Gamble); SW. India (as per WCSP) Much-branched subshrub. Leaves alternate, up to 6 x 2.5 cm, elliptic or elliptic-oblong, acute or obtuse, rounded at base, equal-sided; nerves 6-8 pair, very slender; stipules small, lanceolate, caducous. Flowers monoecious, axillary, solitary, male […]

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Phyllanthus talbotii

Phyllanthus talbotii Sedgw.,  J. Indian Bot. 2: 124 1921.;        ANJAN29/29 Phyllanthus sp. for identification : 8 posts by 4 authors. Attachments (5) Family: PhyllanthaceaeDate: 26th December 2014Place: Agumbe, KarnatakaHabitat: Next to a stream (seen in more than one place growing in large numbers next to streams) While the first three photos look […]

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Phyllanthus leschenaultii

Phyllanthus leschenaultii Müll.Arg., Linnaea 32: 37 1863. (Syn: Diasperus leschenaultii (Müll.Arg.) Kuntze; Diasperus missionis (Hook.f.) Kuntze; Phyllanthus missionis Hook.f.);   Slender, quite glabrous shrubs, up to 2-2.5 m tall. Leaves alternate, very thin, petioled, membranous, elliptic-oblong, obtuse, base acute; nerves 6-8 pair, distinct; stipules small, ovate-lanceolate; pedicels much shorter than the leaves. Flowers very small, […]

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Phyllanthus simplex var. gardnerianus

Phyllanthus simplex var. gardnerianus (Wight) Müll.Arg., Linnaea 32: 33 1863. (syn: Macraea gardneriana Wight; Phyllanthus gardneri Thwaites [Illegitimate]; Phyllanthus gardnerianus (Wight) Baill.; Phyllanthus virgatus var. gardnerianus (Wight) Govaerts & Radcl.-Sm.; Phyllanthus virgatus var. oblongifolius Müll.Arg.)   Erect herbs, glabrous, leafy branchlets scabrous. Leaves 14-18 x 6 mm, 21-30 pairs on lateral branchlets, oblong, acute at […]

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Phyllanthus lawii

Phyllanthus lawii J.Graham, Cat. Pl. Bombay 181 1839. (Syn: Diasperus lawii (J.Graham) Kuntze; Diasperus nemorum (Russell ex Müll.Arg.) Kuntze; Phyllanthus juniperinoides Müll.Arg.; Phyllanthus nemorum Russell ex Müll.Arg.; Phyllanthus polyphyllus Dalzell & A.Gibson; Phyllanthus spinulosus B.Heyne ex Wall. [Invalid]);   Common name: Law’s Gooseberry • Malayalam: Uri • Kannada: Mullu nelli     Glabrous shrubs usually […]

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Phyllanthus glaucus

Phyllanthus glaucus Wall. ex Müll.Arg., Linnaea 32: 14 1863. (Syn: Diasperus flueggeiformis (Müll.Arg.) Kuntze; Diasperus glaucus (Wall. ex Müll.Arg.) Kuntze; Flueggeopsis glauca (Wall. ex Müll.Arg.) D.Das; Hemicicca glauca (Wall. ex Müll.Arg.) Hurus. & Yu.Tanaka; Phyllanthus flueggeiformis Müll.Arg.);   EUPHORBIACEAE FORTNIGHT:: Phyllanthus 2 for id from Chakrata NS-57 : Attachments (5). 5 posts by 4 authors. […]

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Phyllanthus pseudoparvifolius

Phyllanthus pseudoparvifolius R.L.Mitra & Sanjappa, Bull. Bot. Surv. India 45: 10 2003. ; EUPHORBIACEAE FORTNIGHT:: Phyllanthus for id from Chakrata NS-55 : Attachments (5). 7 posts by 4 authors. My next 2 posts as well as this one may be repetitions, as they are almost alike.. these plants were recorded from Chakrata and Gori Valley […]

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Phyllanthus indofischeri

IUCN Red List Status: Vulnerable (VU) Phyllanthus indofischeri Bennet, Indian Forester 109: 221 1983. (Syn: Emblica fischeri Gamble; Phyllanthus cecilfischeri J.L.Ellis [Illegitimate]; Phyllanthus fischeri (Gamble) J.L.Ellis [Illegitimate]);      EUPHORBIACEAE FORTNIGHT : Phyllanthaceae : RVS-6 : 4 images. 11 posts by 6 authors. Phyllanthus indofischeri Bennet Synonym(s):Emblica fischeri GamblePhyllanthus cecilfischeri J.L.Ellis Collected from: Talakona, AP. […]

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Phyllanthus debilis ?

Phyllanthus debilis ?;   Euphorbiaceae Fortnight : Phyllanthaceae : For ID : 131113 : AK-89 : Attachments (2). 4 posts by 2 authors. A small wild plant seen couple of days ago in Muscat with green berries. (13.11.13) Id please. Could this be Phyllanthus fraternus, commonly known as Bhui-amla? It is not Phyllanthus amarus. Could […]

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Phyllanthus gageanus

Phyllanthus gageanus (Gamble) M.Mohanan, J. Econ. Taxon. Bot. 6: 480 1985. (Syn: Reidia gageana Gamble);             EUPHORBIACEAE FORTNIGHT : RVS-1 : 2 images. 4 posts by 4 authors. Phyllanthus gageanus (Gamble) M.Mohanan Synonym(s):Reidia gageana GambleCollected from: Tirunelveli dt., TN. Wonderful photographs of this endangered endemic.           […]

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