Portulaca quadrifida: 1 definition


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Source: Google Books: CRC World Dictionary (Latin names; Binomial nomenclature)

Portulaca quadrifida L. is the name of a plant defined in various botanical sources. This page contains potential references in modern medicine, Ayurveda, and other local traditions or folk medicine. It has the following synonyms: Illecebrum verticillatum Burm. f., Meridiana quadrifida Poir., Portulaca anceps A. Rich., Portulaca diptera Zipp. ex Sparo, Portulaca formosana (Hayata) Hayata, Portulaca geniculata Royle, Portulaca linifolia Forssk., Portulaca meridiana L.f., Portulaca microphylla A. Rich., Portulaca quadrifida var. formosana Hayata, Portulaca quadrifida var. meridiana DC., Portulaca repens Roxb. ex Wight & Arn., Portulaca walteriana Poelln..

References regarding Portulaca quadrifida L. for further research on medicinal uses or toxicity:

· Species Plantarum (1753)
· Mantissa Plantarum (1767)
· Supplementum Plantarum (1781)
· Histoire Physique, Politique et Naturelle de l’Ile de Cuba … Botanique—Plantes Vasculaires (1845)
· Journal of the College of Science, Imperial University of Tokyo (1911)
· Fl. Malesiana (1971)
· Kromosomo
· Taxon (1987)

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