Pigface family: AIZOACEAE (CARYOPHYLLIDAE) in Australia
including
Ficoidaceae, Mesembryanthemaceae, Molluginaceae, Sesuviaceae, and Tetragoniaceae

Flower
Families
Flowers in Australia
  
  
Don Herbison-Evans,
(donherbisonevans@outlook.com)
&
Christine Ashe
  
Plants in Australia Plant
Classes

Aptenia cordifolia
Hearts & Flowers
Sydney, September 2006

Carpobrotus edulis
Iceplant
Sydney, August 2006

Carpobrotus glaucescens
Angular Pigface
Wyee, October 2007

Disphyma crassifolium
Noon Flower
Upper Beaconsfield, Victoria
Photo: courtesy of Laura Levens

Gasoul crystallinum
Common Iceplant
Pink Lakes, Victoria
Photo: courtesy of Laura Levens

Lampranthus aurantiacus
Orange Pigface
Sydney, August 2006

Lampranthus purpureus
Pink Iceplant
Sydney, August 2006

Sesuvium portulacastrum
Sea Purslane,
Magnetic Island
Photo: courtesy of Donald Simpson

Tetragonia tetragonioides
Warrigal Greens
Concord, July 2007

Trianthema portulacastrum
Giant Pigweed,
Magnetic Island
Photos: courtesy of Donald Simpson

Some polyphagous caterpillars of Lepidoptera in Australia have been reported to feed on plants in AIZOACEAE, including:


Spoladea recurvalis

Hymenia perspectalis

Apina callisto

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(updated 19 September 2012, 20 June 2014)