African Plant Database


Ipomoea dichroa Hochst. ex 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)
=*Ipomoea pilosa Sweet (1827), non Houtt. (1777)
=Ipomoea aitonii Lindl.
=Convolvulus pilosus Roxb.
 
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
  • Peyre de Fabrègues B. & J. P. Lebrun (1976). Catalogue des plantes vasculaires du Niger. Maison Alfort
  • Boudet G. & J.P. Lebrun (1986). Catalogue des plantes vasculaires du Mali. Etudes et Synthèses IEMVT 16
  • Cat. Pl. Vasc. Burkina Faso:191 (2012)
  • César J. & C. Chatelain (2019). Flore illustrée du Tchad. Conservatoire et Jardin botaniques de Genève, Coopération Suisse & Univ. N'Djaména

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Bothalia 26[1&2]: 46-50 (1996).
  • Énum. Pl. Fleurs Afr. Trop. 4: 409 (1997).
  • Checklist Flow. Pl. Sub-Saharan Africa : 231 (2006).
 
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see under Flore d'Afrique Centrale
see under The International Plant Name Index
see under Flora of Mozambique
see under Flora of Zimbabwe
 
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Record n°8894 modified 2007-04-17
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