Glochidion ellipticum – Assam Leaf-Flower

Other notes

Synonym: Phyllanthus assamicus Müll.Arg. (POWO, 2023).



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Page citation

Kawthankar, N. 2024. Glochidion ellipticum Wight – Assam Leaf-Flower. In Kunte, K., S. Sondhi, and P. Roy (Chief Editors). Butterflies of India, v. 4.12. Published by the Indian Foundation for Butterflies. URL:, accessed 2024/04/23.