Phyllanthus fraternus G.L. Webster

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Synonyms: Phyllanthus niruri sensu Hook. f.
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Status: Native
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Zambian distribution (Flora Zambesiaca): C,E,S
Zambian distribution (Provinces): N,S
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Mapaura, A. & Timberlake, J. (eds) (2004). A checklist of Zimbabwean vascular plants Southern African Botanical Diversity Network Report No. 33 Sabonet, Pretoria and Harare Page 42.

Radcliffe-Smith, A. (1996). Euphorbiaceae Flora Zambesiaca 9(4) Pages 68 - 69.

Setshogo, M.P. (2005). Preliminary checklist of the plants of Botswana. Sabonet Report no. 37. Sabonet, Pretoria and Gaborone Page 58.

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Flora of Botswana: Phyllanthus fraternus
Flora of Malawi: Phyllanthus fraternus
Flora of Mozambique: Phyllanthus fraternus
Flora of Zimbabwe: Phyllanthus fraternus

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African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Phyllanthus fraternus
African Plant Database: Phyllanthus fraternus
BHL (Biodiversity Heritage Library): Phyllanthus fraternus
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Mansfeld World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops: Phyllanthus fraternus
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Wikipedia: Phyllanthus fraternus

Copyright: Mike Bingham, Annette Willemen, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Mark Hyde, 2011-23

Bingham, M.G., Willemen, A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. and Hyde, M.A. (2023). Flora of Zambia: Species information: Phyllanthus fraternus., retrieved 28 November 2023

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