African Plant Database

Ipomoea pileata Roxb.
Protologue : Fl. Ind. (Roxburgh) 2: 94 (1824)
Information on the genus : Ipomoea
Status for MA : accepted (naturalised)
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Ipomoea pileata Roxb. subsp. pileata (1824)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Ipomoea involucrata var. albiflora Hiern
Taxon infra-specific
Ipomoea pileata Roxb. subsp. pileata (1824)
Ipomoea pileata subsp. uniflora Ugbor. & Ogunw. (1997)
Ecology and distribution
Biol./Eco : Vine, Liana; Humid, Subhumid, Dry, Subarid; Anthropic; 0-499 m; distribution: Naturalised in Madagascar.

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • Peyre de Fabrègues B. & J. P. Lebrun (1976). Catalogue des plantes vasculaires du Niger. Maison Alfort
  • Boudet G. & J.P. Lebrun (1986). Catalogue des plantes vasculaires du Mali. Etudes et Synthèses IEMVT 16
  • Cat. Pl. Vasc. Burkina Faso:193 (2012)
  • Darbyshire, I. Kordofami, M. & al. (2015). The plants of Sudan and South Sudan, An annoted checklist. Kew Publishing
  • César J. & C. Chatelain (2019). Flore illustrée du Tchad. Conservatoire et Jardin botaniques de Genève, Coopération Suisse & Univ. N'Djaména
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