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genus of the plant family Portulacaceae.
Calandrinia balonensis, Calandrinia polyandra
used commonly as feed for cattle and sheep grazed extensively in arid and semi-arid areas of Australia, these plants have a high oxalate content and are suspected of causing deaths in wethers due to obstructive urolithiasis. Called also parakeelia, parakeelya.