Portulaca foliosa Ker Gawl.

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Derivation of specific name: foliosa: leafy
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Worldwide distribution:
Zimbabwe distribution: N,W,C
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Insects associated with this species: Hypolimnas misippus (Food plant)
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Wild, H. (1961). Portulacaceae Flora Zambesiaca 1(2) Pages 364 - 366. (Includes a picture).


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African Plant Database: Portulaca foliosa
Biodiversity Explorer (Biodiversity of southern Africa): Portulaca foliosa
EOL (Encyclopedia of Life): Portulaca foliosa
ePIC (electronic Plant Information Center): Portulaca foliosa
Flora Zambesiaca web site: Portulaca foliosa
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GRIN (Germplasm Resources Information Network) taxonomy for plants report for Portulaca foliosa
IPNI (International Plant Names Index): Portulaca foliosa
Ispot Southern Africa : Portulaca foliosa
JSTOR Plant Science: Portulaca foliosa
Kew Herbarium catalogue: Portulaca foliosa
Tropicos: Portulaca foliosa
West African Plants database: Portulaca foliosa

Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave, 2002-16

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2016). Flora of Zimbabwe: Species information: Portulaca foliosa.
http://www.zimbabweflora.co.zw/speciesdata/species.php?species_id=123180, retrieved 10 December 2016

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