African Plant Database


Ipomoea dichroa Choisy
Family : CONVOLVULACEAE
Protologue : Prodr. (DC.) 9: 364 (1845) 
Information on the genus : Ipomoea
 
 
Status
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Convolvulus dichrous Roem. & Schult. (1819)
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Ipomoea arachnosperma Welw. (1859)
=Convolvulus pilosus Roxb.
=Ipomoea pilosa (Roxb.) Sweet (1777) (1827), non Houtt. (1777)
=Ipomoea aitonii Lindl.
 
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : annual-ClimberLength 0.5 - 2.5 m.- Alt: 70 - 1220 m. Distribution: BOT, NAM, GA, LP, MP, SWZ

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • (1963). Flora of Tropical East Africa Convolvulaceae: 112

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Bothalia 26[1&2]: 46-50 (1996).
  • LEBRUN, J. P. & A. L. STORK (1997). Enumération des plantes à fleurs d’Afrique tropicale. Gamopétales: Ericaceae à Lamiaceae. Énum. Pl. Fleurs Afr. Trop. 4: 409
  • Checklist Flow. Pl. Sub-Saharan Africa : 231 (2006).
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under Flore d'Afrique Centrale
see under The International Plant Name Index
see under Flora of Mozambique
see under Flora of Zimbabwe
 
Map
carte afrique num 8894
 
Record n°8894 modified 2007-04-17
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