African Plant Database

Ipomoea muricata (L.) Jacq.
Protologue : Pl. Rar. Hort. Schoenbr. 3: 40, t. 823 (1798)  
Information on the genus : Ipomoea
Basionym : Convolvulus muricatus L.
Statuts nomenclatural : illegitimate name
Status for TA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Ipomoea turbinata Lag. (non Cav.)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Calonyction muricatum (L.) G. Don (1837)
 Calonyction speciosum var. muricatum (L.) Choisy (1834)
 Convolvulus muricatus L.
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Ipomoea turbinata Lag. (1816)
=Ipomoea kirkiana Britten (1894)
=*Ipomoea shirensis Baker (1894) non Oliv.

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • (1963). Flora of Tropical East Africa Convolvulaceae: 130,132
  • 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
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