African Plant Database


Hewittia malabarica (L.) Suresh
Family : CONVOLVULACEAE
Protologue : Interpret. Van Rheede's Hort. Malab. 88 (1988)
Information on the genus : Hewittia
Basionym : Convolvulus malabaricus L.
 
 
Status
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Convolvulus malabaricus L. (1753)
 Hewittia puccioniana (Chiov.) Verdc. (1958)
 Eremosperma puccionianum Chiov. (1936)
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Convolvulus sublobatus L. f. (1782)
=Hewittia sublobata (L. f.) Kuntze (1891)
=Shutereia sublobata (L. f.) House (1906)
=Convolvulus scandens J. König ex Milne
=Hewittia scandens (J. König ex Milne) Mabb. (1980)
=*Convolvulus bicolor Vahl (1794)
=Hewittia bicolor Wight & Arn. (1837)
=Shutereia bicolor Choisy (1833)
=Ipomoea benguellensis Baker
=Ipomoea phyllosepala Baker (1894)
=Bonamia volkensii Dammer (1895)
=Hewittia bicolor f. minor De Wild. (1837)
=Hewittia barbeyana Chodat & Roulet (1893)
=Hewittia asarifolia Klotzsch
=Hewittia hirta Klotzsch
=Ipomoea teretistigma Choisy (1845)
 
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : perennial-Herb, Climber- Length 1 - 3 m. Alt: 5 - 945 m. Distribution: EC, KN, LP, MP, SWZ

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • (2015). Flore du Gabon. 46: 22
  • Darbyshire, I. Kordofami, M. & al. (2015). The plants of Sudan and South Sudan, An annoted checklist. Kew Publishing
  • 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).
 
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Record n°9356 modified 2017-02-10
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