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Species profile—Commelina diffusa (wandering jew)

Classification

Plantae (plants) → Equisetopsida (land plants) → CommelinaceaeCommelina diffusa (wandering jew)

Photo of Commelina diffusa (wandering jew) - Sharp, D.,Queensland Herbarium, DES
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Species details

Kingdom
Plantae (plants)
Class
Equisetopsida (land plants)
Family
Commelinaceae
Scientific name
Commelina diffusa Burm.f.
Common name
wandering jew
WildNet taxon ID
10033
Alternate name(s)
Australian commelina
scurvy weed
Nature Conservation Act 1992 (NCA) status
Least concern
Conservation significant
No
Confidential
No
Endemicity
Native
Pest status
Nil

Other resources

The Australasian Virtual Herbarium (AVH)
Atlas of Living Australia

Data source

This profile data is sourced from the QLD Wildlife Data API using the Get species by ID function used under CC-By 4.0
https://apps.des.qld.gov.au/species/?op=getspeciesbyid&taxonid=10033

This information is sourced from the WildNet database managed by the Queensland Department of Environment and Science.

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