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Hewittia scandens (J. König ex Milne) Mabb.
Family : CONVOLVULACEAE
Protologue : Taxon 29(5-6): 606 (1980)
Information on the genus : Hewittia
Basionym : Convolvulus scandens J. König ex Milne
 
 
Status
Status for MA : accepted (present)
Status for SA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Hewittia malabarica (L.) Suresh (- fide Fl. Somalia 3: 237 (2006).)
Status for TA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Hewittia malabarica (L.) Suresh (- fide Fl. Somalia 3: 237 (2006).)
 
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Convolvulus scandens J. König ex Milne
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Convolvulus malabaricus L. (1753)
=Eremosperma puccionianum Chiov. (1936)
=Hewittia puccioniana (Chiov.) Verdc. (1958)
=Hewittia malabarica (L.) Suresh (1988)
=Convolvulus sublobatus L. f. (1782)
=Hewittia sublobata (L. f.) Kuntze (1891)
=Shutereia sublobata (L. f.) House (1906)
=*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
Mada.
Biol./Eco : Herb; Subhumid, Dry, Subarid; Grassland, Forest; 0-499 m; distribution: Africa.

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Bothalia 26[1&2]: 46-50 (1996).
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under Catalogue de Madagascar
see under Flora of Mozambique
see under African Plants - a Photo Guide
see under Tropicos.org. Missouri Botanical Garden
see under Flora of Zimbabwe
 
Map
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Record n°9357 modified 2010-05-27
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