Taxon  Report   8023 
Trianthema portulacastrum  L.
Lowland Purslane,  desert horsepurslane, horse purslane
Trianthema portulacastrum, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California and is also found elsewhere in North America and beyond.
 

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Trianthema portulacastrum
© 2004 James M. Andre
Trianthema portulacastrum
© 2009 Neal Kramer
Communities: Alkali Sink, wetland-riparian
Wetlands:Usually occurs in wetlands, but occasionally found in non wetlands [U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.]
Family: AIZOACEAE  
Genus: Trianthema
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Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
 
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USDA PLANTS Profile (TRPO2)

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Jepson eFlora (TJM2)

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

Original Publication citation. on the International Plants Names Index

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Suggested Citation
Calflora: Information on California plants for education, research and conservation,
with data contributed by public and private institutions and individuals, including the Consortium of California Herbaria.
[web application]. 2014. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Aug 29, 2014).

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