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Talinaceae

  • Zhenghao Xu
  • Meihua Deng
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Abstract

Talinaceae, in the order of Caryophyllales according to APG III system, is a family of flowering plants comprising about 2 genera and approximately 28 species. Plants are often shrubs, lianas, and herbaceous, native to America, Africa, and Madagascar. One species, Talinum paniculatum (Jacq.) Gaertn., is illustrated in this chapter.

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© Zhejiang University Press, Hangzhou and Springer Science+Business Media B.V. 2017

Authors and Affiliations

  • Zhenghao Xu
    • 1
  • Meihua Deng
    • 2
  1. 1.Zhejiang UniversityHangzhouChina
  2. 2.College of Environmental & Resource ScienceZhejiang UniversityHangzhouChina

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