African Plant Database

Ipomoea wightii (Wall.) Choisy var. wightii
Protologue : Mém. Soc. Phys. Genève 6: 470 (1833)
Information on the genus : Ipomoea
Basionym : Convolvulus wightii Wall.
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Convolvulus wightii Wall. (1831)
 Ipomoea wightii (Wall.) Choisy (1833)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Ipomoea arachnoidea Bojer (1837)
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : perennial-Herb, Climber- Length 0.5 - 3 m. Alt: 5 - 1920 m. Distribution: EC, KN, LP, MP, SWZ

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • (1963). Flora of Tropical East Africa Convolvulaceae: 110
  • Darbyshire, I. Kordofami, M. & al. (2015). The plants of Sudan and South Sudan, An annoted checklist. Kew Publishing

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Énum. Pl. Fleurs Afr. Trop. 4: 413 (1997).
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