African Plant Database

Talinum triangulare (Jacq.) Willd.
Family : Portulacaceae
Protologue : Sp. Pl., ed. 4 [Willd.] 2(2): 862 (1799) 
Notes : [Am. S.]
Information on the genus : Talinum
Basionym : Portulaca triangularis Jacq.
Status for SA : accepted (naturalised-introduced)
Status for TA : accepted (naturalised-introduced)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Portulaca triangularis Jacq. (1760)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Pioneer herb; introduced from tropical America; naturalized in
Ecology : W Africa, Mt. Cameroon, Gabon; along streambanks in forest 1-200 m alt. NWOSU, M. O. (2001). Comparative anatomy of two Nigerian vegetable plants

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • Darbyshire, I. Kordofami, M. & al. (2015). The plants of Sudan and south Sudan, An annoted checklist. Kew Publishing
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Record n°17134 modified 2016-07-13
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