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Table 1 Elemental concentration (macro elements: Al, Ca, K, Mg, Na, P, S) ranges and means in parentheses

From: Phyllanthus rufuschaneyi: a new nickel hyperaccumulator from Sabah (Borneo Island) with potential for tropical agromining

Plant part N samples Al Ca K Mg Na P S
Flowers 2 20–370
[195]
1020–3330
[2180]
431–4600
[2520]
2810–3630
[3220]
65–301
[183]
392–1070
[732]
347–904
[625]
Fruit capsule 5 9.0–70
[27]
672–4160
[2410]
2700–5920
[4600]
563–1800
[1080]
38–305
[123]
191–1240
[738]
757–1390
[972]
Immature seeds 2 26–296
[161]
4340–4480
[4410]
6010–6090
[6050]
2740–7120
[4930]
70–661
[365]
3330–3880
[3610]
1940–3290
[2610]
Ripe seeds 1 85 9460 4570 4100 603 1856 2380
Young leaves 12 1.0–52
[20]
124–12,200
[4100]
89–19,500
[7250]
352–6900
[3020]
1.9–2320
[390]
34–5180
[1010]
152–3610
[1440]
Old leaves 21 12–69
[30]
2416–10900
[4730]
3101–13,400
[5760]
1060–5500
[3140]
30–525
[120]
430–3220
[789]
1140–3100
[1660]
Bark 7 14–71
[43]
92–23,400
[10,870]
45–6240
[3750]
361–2160
[728]
19–530
[213]
16–505
[332]
108–1127
[749]
Phloem tissue 3 29–95
[51]
129–36,400
[16,500]
84–8420
[4970]
13–1360
[975]
26–384
[222]
30–339
[180]
152–1100
[735]
Twigs 14 1.0–71
[21]
130–25,900
[5200]
246–13,700
[5520]
109–5280
[966]
8.8–856
[313]
16–1730
[539]
53–1720
[610]
Wood 7 2.8–23
[14]
125–1296
[762]
78–2725
[1585]
85–249
[150]
5.0–483
[200]
23–791
[359]
48–506
[306]
Roots 1 91 125 53 382  31 40 81
  1. All values provided in μg g−1