African Plant Database

Ipomoea acanthocarpa (Choisy) Asch. & Schweinf.
Protologue : Prodr. (DC.) 9: 346, 392 (1845) 
Information on the genus : Ipomoea
Basionym : Calonyction acanthocarpum Choisy
Status for TA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Ipomoea obscura (L.) Ker Gawl. var. obscura
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Calonyction acanthocarpum Choisy
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Convolvulus obscurus L. (1762)
=Ipomoea obscura (L.) Ker Gawl. var. obscura (1817)
=Ipomoea obscura (L.) Ker Gawl. (1817)
=Ipomoea obscura var. fragilis (Choisy) A. Meeuse
=Ipomoea fragilis Choisy (1845)
=Merremia geophiloides A. Chev. (1933)
=Ipomoea demissa Hallier f. (1894)
=Ipomoea obscura var. demissa (Hallier f.) Verdc. (1978)
=Ipomoea longipes Engl. (1889)
=Ipomoea fragilis var. hispida Hallier f.
=Ipomoea fragilis var. pubescens Hallier f.
=Ipomoea inconspicua Baker (1894)
=Ipomoea luteola R. Br. (1810)
=Ipomoea obscura var. abyssinica Hallier f.
=Ipomoea obscura var. indica Hallier f.
=Ipomoea sudanica A. Chev. (1933)
=Ipomoea tenuis E. Mey.
=Ipomoea acutiflora A. Rich. (1850)
=Ipomoea saltiana Rendle (1894)
=Ipomoea dubia Cout. (1915)

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • 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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Record n°9053 modified 2007-04-17
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