African Plant Database


Ipomoea ficifolia Lindl.
Family : CONVOLVULACEAE
Protologue : Edward's Bot. Reg. 26 (Misc.): 90 (1840)
Information on the genus : Ipomoea
 
 
Status
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Convolvulus trilobus Thunb. (1794)
=Ipomoea aitoni Choisy (1835)
=Ipomoea holosericea E. Mey. ex Choisy
=Ipomoea engleriana Dammer (1894)
=Ipomoea ficifolia subvar. auriculata Hallier f.
=Ipomoea ficifolia var. laxiflora Hallier f.
 
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : perennial-Herb, Climber- Length 0.5 - 2.5 m. Alt: 5 - 1220 m. Distribution: EC, KN, SWZ

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • (1963). Flora of Tropical East Africa Convolvulaceae: 111

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Énum. Pl. Fleurs Afr. Trop. 4: 409 (1997).
  • List South. African Succ. Pl. : 55 (1997).
 
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see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The International Plant Name Index
see under Flora of Mozambique
 
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Record n°8787 modified 2009-05-27
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