African Plant Database

Convolvulus farinosus L.
Protologue : Mant. Pl. Altera 2: 203 (1771)
Information on the genus : Convolvulus
Status for MA : accepted (present)
Status for NA : accepted (naturalised-introduced)
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Convolvulus cordifolius Thunb. (1794)
=Convolvulus penicillatus A. Rich. (1850)
=Convolvulus quinqueflorus Vahl (1794)
=Convolvulus penicellatus A. Rich. (1851)
=Convolvulus sagittatus subvar. abyssinica Hallier f. (1898)
=Convolvulus sagittatus var. abyssinicus (Hallier f.) Rendle (1905)
=Convolvulus schweinfurthii Engl. (1892)
=Convolvulus paniculatus A. Rich.
=Convolvulus sprengelii Choisy (1845)
=Convolvulus hilsenbergianus Rendle
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : perennial-Herb, Climber- Length 0.75 - 2.5 m. Alt: 5 - 1890 m. Distribution: LES, EC, GA, KN, LP, MP, NW, WC, SWZ
Biol./Eco : Herb; Subhumid, Montane; Grassland, Anthropic; 1000-1499 m, over 2500 m; distribution: Mascarenes, Africa,

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • (1963). Flora of Tropical East Africa Convolvulaceae: 41-42

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Énum. Pl. Fleurs Afr. Trop. 4: 404 (1997).

Bibliography for North Africa :
  • HANSEN, A. & P. SUNDING (1993). Flora of Macaronesia. Checklist of vascular plants. 4. revised edition Sommerfeltia 17: 1-295

Bibliography other :
  • Meded. Bot. Mus. Herb. Rijks Univ. Utrecht 281: 225 (1967).
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Record n°8543 modified 2009-08-31
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