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Diasperus niruri, Niruris annua, Nymphanthus niruri
Chamberbitter, gripeweed, Iraq al nada, leafflower, shatterstone, stonebreaker
Phyllanthus niruri is a widespread tropical plant commonly found in coastal areas, best known by the common names stonebreaker or seed-under-leaf. It is a relative of the spurges, belonging to the Phyllanthus genus of Family Phyllanthaceae.
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