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H Phyllanthus epiphyllanthus L. is an accepted name

This name is the accepted name of a species in the genus Phyllanthus (family Phyllanthaceae).

The record derives from WCSP (data supplied on ) which reports it as an accepted name (record 153795) with original publication details: Sp. Pl. 981 1753.

Full publication details for this name can be found in IPNI:


See "Status", "Confidence level", "Source" for definitions.

Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied
Diasperus epiphyllanthus (L.) Kuntze Synonym H WCSP
Exocarpos epiphyllanthus (L.) Merr. Synonym M WCSP (in review)
Phyllanthus epiphyllanthus subsp. epiphyllanthus Synonym L WCSP
Phyllanthus epiphyllanthus var. praelongus (Müll.Arg.) Müll.Arg. Synonym L WCSP
Phyllanthus falcatus (Sw.) J.F.Gmel. Synonym H WCSP
Phyllanthus falcatus var. praelongus Müll.Arg. Synonym L WCSP
Xylophylla epiphyllanthus (L.) Hornem. Synonym H WCSP
Xylophylla epiphyllanthus (L.) Britton Synonym M TRO
Xylophylla falcata Sw. Synonym H WCSP

Infraspecific taxa:

This species contains the following infraspecific taxa*.

See "Status", "Confidence level", "Source" for definitions.

Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied Synonyms
Phyllanthus epiphyllanthus subsp. dilatatus (Müll.Arg.) G.L.Webster Accepted L WCSP 1

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Earlier versions

This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-153795.

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