Desert horse purslane (Trianthema portulacastrum)

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Desert horse purslane fact file

Desert horse purslane description

KingdomPlantae
PhylumTracheophyta
ClassMagnoliopsida
OrderCaryophyllales
FamilyAizoaceae
GenusTrianthema (1)

Information on the desert horse purslane (Trianthema portulacastrum) is currently being researched and written and will appear here shortly.

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Desert horse purslane status

The desert horse purslane has not yet been assessed by the IUCN.

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References

  1. UNEP-WCMC (June, 2011)
    http://www.unep-wcmc.org/
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Desert horse purslane flower  
Desert horse purslane flower

© Avinoam Danin

Avinoam Danin
Professor Emeritus of Botany
Department of Ecology, Evolution, and Behavior
The Hebrew University of Jerusalem
Israel 91904
http://www.shroudplantbook.com/
Tel: 972-2-6584319
Fax: 972-2-6585711
avinoam.danin@gmail.com
http://flora.huji.ac.il/

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