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Last updated 8/7/2012 by David Giblin.
Montia chamissoi (Ledeb. ex Spreng.) Greene[FNA4, HC, HC2]
Chamisso's montia, water montia

Publication: Fl. Francisc. 180. 1891 (as chamissonis). 1891.

Origin: Native

selected vouchers: WTU

Notes: There are a number of generic segregates that are not accepted by FNA. Relationships between the Montia species are still not well understood (Carolin 1993).


» Carolin, R. C. 1993. Portulacaceae, In: K. Kubitzi et al., eds. 1990+. The Families and Genera of Vascular Plants. 4+ vols. Berlin, Vol. 2, p. 544-555.
Synonyms & Misapplied Names:
Claytonia chamissoi Ledeb. ex Spreng.
Crunocallis chamissoi (Ledeb. ex Spreng.) Rydb.