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Taxon: Evolvulus alsinoides (L.) L.

 
Genus: Evolvulus
Family: Convolvulaceae
Tribe: Cresseae
Nomen number: 16484
Place of publication: Sp. pl. ed. 2, 1:392. 1762
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 14-Apr-1987 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 09-May-2011
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 1 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Synonyms:

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Medicines: folklore (fide Dict Econ Pl; F Ceylon; F ChinaEng; Herbs Commerce ed2); folklore (fide Dict Econ Pl; F Ceylon; F ChinaEng; Herbs Commerce ed2)

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Northern America
    • SOUTHEASTERN U.S.A.: United States [Alabama, Florida]
    • SOUTH-CENTRAL U.S.A.: United States [Texas]
    • Mexico

    Southern America
    • CARIBBEAN: Bahamas, Barbados, Cuba, Guadeloupe, Hispaniola, Jamaica, Puerto Rico, Trinidad and Tobago
    • CENTRAL AMERICA: Belize, Costa Rica, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Nicaragua, Panama
    • NORTHERN SOUTH AMERICA: French Guiana, Guyana, Suriname, Venezuela
    • BRAZIL: Brazil
    • WESTERN SOUTH AMERICA: Bolivia, Colombia, Ecuador, Peru
    • SOUTHERN SOUTH AMERICA: Paraguay


    Naturalized (widely natzd. elsewhere)

References:

  1. Adams, C. Flowering plants of Jamaica. 1972 (F Jam)
  2. Babu, C. R. Herbaceous flora of Dehra Dun. (HF Dehra Dun)
  3. Backer, C. A. & R. C. Bakhuizen van den Brink, Jr. Flora of Java. (F Java)
  4. Berhaut, J. Flore illustrée du Senegal. (F Senegal)
  5. Compton, R. H. The flora of Swaziland. (F Swazi)
  6. Correll, D. S. & H. B. Correll Flora of the Bahama archipelago. (F Bahamas)
  7. Correll, D. S. & M. C. Johnston Manual of the vascular plants of Texas. 1970 (F Tex)
  8. Cufodontis, G. Enumeratio plantarum aethiopiae: Spermatophyta. (F EthiopCuf)
  9. Dassanayake, M. D. & F. R. Fosberg, eds. A revised handbook to the flora of Ceylon. (F Ceylon)
  10. Eriksson, O. et al. Flora of Macaronesia: checklist of vascular plants, ed. 2. (L Macar ed2)
  11. Fosberg, F. R. et al. Geographical checklist of the Micronesian Dicotyledonae/ Pteridophyta and Gymnospermae. (L Micrones)
  12. Gleason, H. A. & A. Cronquist Manual of vascular plants of northeastern United States and adjacent Canada. (Glea Cron)
  13. Hara, H. Flora of eastern Himalaya. v. 1:1966, v. 2:1971, v. 3:1975 (F EHimal)
  14. Hara, H. et al. An enumeration of the flowering plants of Nepal. (L Nepal)
  15. Harling, G. & B. Sparre, eds. Flora of Ecuador. (F Ecuador)
  16. Integrated Botanical Information System (IBIS) Australian plant common name database (on-line resource). (Aust Pl Common Names)
  17. Keay, R. W. J. & F. N. Hepper Flora of west tropical Africa, ed. 2. (F WT Afr)
  18. Li, H. L. et al., eds. Flora of Taiwan. (F Taiwan)
  19. Macbride, J. F. et al., eds. Flora of Peru. 1936-1971; new ser. 1980- (F Peru)
  20. Matthew, K. M. The flora of the Tamilnadu Carnatic. (F TamilC)
  21. McGuffin, M., J. T. Kartesz, A. Y. Leung, & A. O. Tucker Herbs of commerce, ed. 2. 2000 (Herbs Commerce ed2)
  22. Merxmüller, H., ed. Prodromus einer flora von Sudwestafrika. (F Namib)
  23. Nasir, E. & S. I. Ali, eds. Flora of [West] Pakistan. (F Pak)
  24. Personal Care Products Council International Nomenclature Cosmetic Ingredient (INCI)
  25. Pulle, A. A. et al., eds. Flora of Suriname. (F Suriname)
  26. Ross, J. The flora of Natal. (F Natal)
  27. Saldanha, C. J. & D. H. Nicolson Flora of Hassan district. (F Hassan)
  28. Schijff, H. P. van der A check-list of the vascular plants of the Kruger national park. (L Kruger)
  29. Standley, P. C. Flora of Costa Rica. (F CRStand)
  30. Standley, P. C. & J. A. Steyermark Flora of Guatemala. (F Guat)
  31. Steenis, C. G. G. J. van, ed. Flora malesiana. (F Males)
  32. Steyermark, J. A. Flora of Missouri. (F Missouri)
  33. Steyermark, J. A. & O. Huber Flora del Avila. (F Avila)
  34. Täckholm, V. Students' flora of Egypt, ed. 2. (SF Egypt)
  35. Turrill, W. B. et al., eds. Flora of tropical East Africa. (F TE Afr)
  36. Uphof, J. C. T. Dictionary of economic plants, ed. 2. (Dict Econ Pl)
  37. Walker, E. Flora of Okinawa and the southern Ryukyu Islands. (F Okin)
  38. Wood, J. R. I. A handbook of the Yemen flora. (F Yemen)
  39. Wu Zheng-yi & P. H. Raven et al., eds. Flora of China (English edition). (F ChinaEng)

Check other web resources for Evolvulus alsinoides (L.) L. :

  • PLANTS: USDA-NRCS Database of Plants of the United States and its Territories
  • BONAP North American Plant Atlas of the Biota of North America Program:
  • Flora del Conosur: Catálogo de las Plantas Vasculares del Conosur
  • Flora of China: Online version from Harvard University
  • TROPICOS: Nomenclatural and Specimen Database of the Missouri Botanical Garden
  • Mansfeld: Mansfeld's World Databas of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops
  • ePIC: Electronic Plant Information Centre of Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
  • AGRICOLA: Article Citation Database or NAL Catalog of USDA's National Agricultural Library
  • Entrez: NCBI's search engine for PubMed citations, GenBank sequences, etc.
  • PubAg: USDA's National Agricultural Library database of full-text journal articles and citations on the agricultural sciences.

Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2018. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?id=16484. Accessed 12 November 2018.