Portulaca oleracea

Family:Portulacaceae
Species:Portulaca oleracea L.
Common Name:common purslane
Habitat:**
Associated Ecological Communities:**
Growth Habit:Forb/herb
Duration:Annual
Category:Vascular
Plant Notes:**
Taxonomic Notes:**
Status:Not Native, FACU (NWI), FAC (NWI), SE (State Rank), GNR (Global Rank)
References:**

** Not applicable or data not available.

Classification

Division Magnoliophyta - Flowering Plants
Class Magnoliopsida
Sub Class Caryophyllidae
Order Caryophyllales
FamilyPortulacaceae
Genus Portulaca
Species Portulaca oleracea L. - common purslane

Citation

Citation Portulaca oleracea Linnaeus, Sp. Pl. 1: 445. 1753.
Basionym: **
Type: Without data, Loefling s.n. (lectotype: LINN 625.1). Lectotypified by Geesink, Blumea 17: 292. 1969.

** Not applicable or data not available.

Source

CountyYearHerbariaNotesSubmission Info
Albany  NYFA_1990    
Bronx  NYFA_1990    
Cattaraugus  NYFA_1990    
Chautauqua1993 NYS    
Clinton  NYFA_1990    
Clinton1949 NYS    
Clinton1965 NYS    
Delaware  NYFA_1990    
Kings1993 BKL
BKL00052732
Herbarium Name Used: Portulaca oleracea
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Kings1993 BKL
BKL00052731
Herbarium Name Used: Portulaca oleracea
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Kings1883 BKL
BKL00070652
Herbarium Name Used: Portulaca oleracea
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Kings2011 BKL
BKL00101275
Herbarium Name Used: Portulaca oleracea
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Kings1992 BKL
BKL00052730
Herbarium Name Used: Portulaca oleracea
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Kings1991 BKL
BKL00086162
Herbarium Name Used: Portulaca oleracea
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Kings1892 BKL
BKL00070649
Herbarium Name Used: Portulaca oleracea
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Kings1990 BKL
BKL00080986
Herbarium Name Used: Portulaca oleracea
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Montgomery2009 SUCO
Accession # 9498
Herbarium Name Used: Portulaca oleracea
  6/13/2010 - Connie Tedesco
Nassau2008 BKL
BKL00090799
Herbarium Name Used: Portulaca oleracea
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Nassau2008 BKL
BKL00091490
Herbarium Name Used: Portulaca oleracea
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Onondaga1948 NYS    
Onondaga  NYFA_1990    
Orange1990 NYS    
Oswego  NYFA_1990    
Oswego1854 NYS    
Oswego1995 RCFS
accession # 10014
Herbarium Name Used: Portulaca oleracea
  11/17/2009 - RCFS (Andy Nelson)
Otsego2010 SUCO
9558
Herbarium Name Used: Portulaca oleracea
  6/28/2013 - Connie Tedesco
Queens1885 BKL
BKL00070647
Herbarium Name Used: Portulaca oleracea
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Queens1988 BKL
BKL00070659
Herbarium Name Used: Portulaca oleracea
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Queens2005 BKL
BKL00059585
Herbarium Name Used: Portulaca oleracea
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Queens1988 BKL
BKL00070660
Herbarium Name Used: Portulaca oleracea
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Rensselaer  NYFA_1990    
Rensselaer1999 NYS    
Rockland1990 NYS    
St. Lawrence1993 NYS    
St. Lawrence  NYFA_1990    
Suffolk2010 BKL
BKL00098188
Herbarium Name Used: Portulaca oleracea
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Suffolk2007 BKL
BKL00018548
Herbarium Name Used: Portulaca oleracea
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Suffolk1994 BKL
BKL00070655
Herbarium Name Used: Portulaca oleracea
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Suffolk1961 BKL
BKL00080798
Herbarium Name Used: Portulaca oleracea
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Suffolk1903 BKL
BKL00070653
Herbarium Name Used: Portulaca oleracea
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Suffolk1932 BKL
BKL00070657
Herbarium Name Used: Portulaca oleracea
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Suffolk1962 BKL
BKL00080358
Herbarium Name Used: Portulaca oleracea
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Suffolk1914 BKL
BKL00070651
Herbarium Name Used: Portulaca oleracea
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Suffolk2010 BKL
BKL00098178
Herbarium Name Used: Portulaca oleracea
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Tompkins  NYFA_1990    
Ulster  NYFA_1990    
Washington  NYFA_1990    

Synonyms

SynonymFull CitationBasionymTypeNotes
Portulaca neglecta Portulaca neglecta Mackenzie & Bush, Trans. Acad. Sci. St. Louis 12: 81. 1902.    
Portulaca oleracea ssp. granulatostellulata Portulaca oleracea Linnaeus ssp. granulatostellulata (Poelln.) Danin & Baker   
Portulaca oleracea ssp. impolita Portulaca oleracea Linnaeus ssp. impolita Danin & Baker   
Portulaca oleracea ssp. nicaraguensis Portulaca oleracea Linnaeus ssp. nicaraguensis Danin & Baker   
Portulaca oleracea ssp. nitida Portulaca oleracea Linnaeus ssp. nitida Danin & Baker   
Portulaca oleracea ssp. papillatostellulata Portulaca oleracea Linnaeus ssp. papillatostellulata Danin & Baker   
Portulaca oleracea ssp. stellata Portulaca oleracea Linnaeus ssp. stellata Danin & Baker   
Portulaca retusa Portulaca retusa Engelmann, Boston J. Nat. Hist. 6: 154. 1850.