Monographs Details: Phyllanthus urinaria L.
Authority: Maguire, Bassett. 1967. The botany of the Guayana Highland--Part VII. Mem. New York Bot. Gard. 17: 1-439.
Family:Euphorbiaceae
Scientific Name:Phyllanthus urinaria L.
Description:Distribution and Ecology - A pantropic weed. FRENCH GUIANA. Cayenne, Broadway 449, 463; Rothery 71; Cowan 38922. SURINAME. Lower Saramacca River near Groningen, 27 Jul 1934, Lanjouw 246. BRITISH GUIANA. Upper Mazaruni River, De La Cruz 2094, 2150, 2254, 2875, 4143; Pl. Vryheid, 13 Feb 1924, Linder 71; Rockstone, Tumatumari, Gleason 21, 608; Georgetown, Hitchcock 16601; junction of Mazaruni and Cuyuni rivers, Graham 222

Discussion:

Type. Ceylon, Herb. Hermann (BM) fide Webster.

Distribution:French Guiana South America| Suriname South America| Guyana South America|