phyllanthus

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phyllanthus,

Phyllanthus

a genus in the plant family of Euphorbiaceae.

Phyllanthus abnormis
North American plant; contains an unidentified toxin which causes liver and kidney damage manifested by compulsive walking, tenesmus, rectal prolapse, petechiation and death. Called also spurge.
Phyllanthus gasstroemii
may cause cyanide poisoning.
Phyllanthus lacunarius
causes gastroenteritis.
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Theraphosidae), Mesothelae (Liphistius bicoloripes, Liphistiidae), Orbicularia (H.
Such extensions have not been described from other Orbicularia, the sister-group of the deinopoid (Uloboridae + Deinopidae) clade, but may be more widespread within the deinopoids.