Sesuvium

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Sesuvium
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Sesuvium portulacastrum
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Plantae
(unranked): Angiosperms
(unranked): Eudicots
(unranked): Core eudicots
Order: Caryophyllales
Family: Aizoaceae
Subfamily: Sesuvioideae
Genus: Sesuvium
L.
Species

See text.

Synonyms

Diplochonium Fenzl
Psammanthe Hance
Pyxipoma Fenzl[1]

Sesuvium is a genus of flowering plants in the ice plant family, Aizoaceae. The roughly eight species it contains are commonly known as sea-purslanes.[2]

Selected species[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Sesuvium L.". Germplasm Resources Information Network. United States Department of Agriculture. 2009-06-09. Retrieved 2010-06-17. 
  2. ^ a b "Sesuvium". Integrated Taxonomic Information System. Retrieved 17 June 2010. 

External links[edit]

Media related to Sesuvium at Wikimedia Commons Data related to Sesuvium at Wikispecies