African Plant Database

Ipomoea fistulosa Mart. ex Choisy
Protologue : Prodr. (DC.) 9: 349 (1845) 
Information on the genus : Ipomoea
Status for MA : accepted (naturalised)
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Ipomoea carnea subsp. fistulosa (Mart. ex Choisy) D.F. Austin (1977)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Batatas crassicaulis Benth. (1845)
=Ipomoea crassicaulis (Benth.) B.L. Rob. (1916)
Ecology and distribution
Biol./Eco : Shrub; Humid, Dry; Forest; 0-499 m; distribution: Naturalised in Madagascar.

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Taxon 26: 235-238 (1977).
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under Flore d'Afrique Centrale
see under The International Plant Name Index
see under Catalogue de Madagascar
see under Missouri Botanical Garden
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