African Plant Database


Ipomoea bolusiana Schinz
Family : CONVOLVULACEAE
Protologue : Verh. Bot. Vereins Prov. Brandenburg 30: 271 (1888)
Information on the genus : Ipomoea
 
 
Status
Status for MA : accepted (present)
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Ipomoea angustisecta Engl. (1889)
=Ipomoea bolusiana var. pinnatipartita Verdc. (1967)
=Ipomoea mesenterioides Hallier f. (1898)
=Ipomoea praetermissa Rendle (1901)
=Ipomoea simplex var. obtusisepala Rendle
=Ipomoea simplex Hook. (1846) non Thunb.non Thunb.
=Ipomoea bolusiana var. abbreviata Hallier f.
=Ipomoea bolusiana var. elongata Hallier f.
=Ipomoea rubro-viridis Baker (1886)
 
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : perennial-Dwarf shrub, Herb- Length 0.2 - 3 m. Alt: 45 - 1525 m. Distribution: BOT, NAM, FS, GA, KN, LP, MP, NC, NW, SWZ
Mada.
Biol./Eco : Herb; Subhumid, Dry, Subarid; Bushland, Woodland; 0-499 m, 500-999 m, 1000-1499 m; distribution: Africa.

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Ethnobotany of the Kwanyama Ovambos : 65 (1985).
  • Bothalia 26[1&2]: 46-50 (1996).
  • List South. African Succ. Pl. : 55 (1997).
  • Énum. Pl. Fleurs Afr. Trop. 4: 408 (1997).
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The International Plant Name Index
see under Catalogue de Madagascar
see under Flora of Mozambique
see under Tropicos.org. Missouri Botanical Garden
see under Flora of Zimbabwe
 
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Record n°8759
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