Phyllanthus paxii Hutch.

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Status: Native
Derivation of specific name: paxii: possibly for Ferdinand Albin Pax (1858-1942), German botanist and entomologist, professor of botany and zoology at the Technical University of Wroclaw and Director of the Botanical Garden at Breslau.
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Malawi distribution: N,C
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Burrows, J.E. & Willis, C.K. (eds) (2005). Plants of the Nyika Plateau Southern African Botanical Diversity Network Report No. 31 SABONET, Pretoria Page 149.

Radcliffe-Smith, A. (1996). Euphorbiaceae Flora Zambesiaca 9(4) Pages 76 - 77.

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African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Phyllanthus paxii
African Plant Database: Phyllanthus paxii
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Mansfeld World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops: Phyllanthus paxii
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Wikipedia: Phyllanthus paxii

Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave, 2014-23

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2023). Flora of Malawi: Species information: Phyllanthus paxii., retrieved 22 September 2023

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