Taxon: Ipomoea quamoclit L.

 
Genus: Ipomoea
Subgenus: Quamoclit
Section: Mina
Family: Convolvulaceae
Tribe: Ipomoeeae
Nomen number: 310475
Place of publication: Sp. pl. 1:159. 1753
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 22-Apr-1987 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 09-May-2011
Species priority site is: Plant Genetic Resources Conservation Unit, Griffin, GA (S9)
Accessions: 10 in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental (fide Gard Dict; Hortus 3)

Distributional Range:

    Other


    Native

  • Northern America

    • Southern Mexico: Mexico Campeche, Chiapas, Guerrero, Jalisco, Michoacan, Nayarit, Oaxaca, Quintana Roo, Tabasco, Veracruz, Yucatan
  • Southern America

    • Caribbean: Dominican Republic ; Haiti
    • Central America: Belize ; Costa Rica ; El Salvador ; Guatemala ; Honduras ; Nicaragua ; Panama

  • Naturalized

  • Africa

    • West Tropical Africa: Liberia ; Nigeria ; Sierra Leone
    • West-Central Tropical Africa: Cameroon
    • Western Indian Ocean: Madagascar
  • Asia-Temperate

    • Eastern Asia: Japan
  • Asia-Tropical

    • Indian Subcontinent: Bhutan ; India ; Nepal ; Pakistan ; Sri Lanka
    • Indo-China: Thailand
    • Malesia: Indonesia Java; Malaysia ; Philippines ; Singapore
    • Papuasia: Papua New Guinea
  • Australasia

    • Australia: Australia
  • Northern America

    • Southeastern U.S.A.: United States Florida, Georgia, North Carolina, South Carolina, Virginia
  • Pacific

    • Northwestern Pacific: Micronesia
    • Southwestern Pacific: Fiji ; New Caledonia ; Samoa
  • Southern America

    • Brazil: Brazil
    • Caribbean: Bahamas ; Cayman Islands ; Cuba ; Hispaniola ; Jamaica ; Puerto Rico ; Virgin Islands (British) ; Virgin Islands (U.S.)
    • Northern South America: French Guiana ; Guyana ; Suriname ; Venezuela
    • Southern South America: Argentina ; Paraguay
    • Western South America: Bolivia ; Colombia ; Ecuador , Galapagos Islands; Peru

  • Cultivated


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