Taxon: Ipomoea sagittifolia Burm. f.

 
Genus: Ipomoea
Subgenus: Eriospermum
Section: Erpipomoea
Family: Convolvulaceae
Tribe: Ipomoeeae
Nomen number: 465060
Place of publication: Fl. indica 50. 1768
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 02-May-2012 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 02-May-2012
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 0 in National Plant Germplasm System

Economic Importance:

  • Medicines: folklore (fide Herbs Commerce ed2, as I. marginata)
  • Weed: (fide Fragm FGeob 37:103. 1992, as I. marginata)

Distributional Range:

    Native

  • Africa

    • East Tropical Africa: Kenya ; Tanzania ; Uganda
    • Macaronesia: Cape Verde
    • Northeast Tropical Africa: Ethiopia ; Somalia ; Sudan
    • South Tropical Africa: Angola ; Malawi ; Mozambique ; Zimbabwe
    • West Tropical Africa: Benin ; Gambia ; Ghana ; Guinea ; Mali ; Nigeria ; Senegal ; Togo
    • West-Central Tropical Africa: Cameroon ; Central African Republic ; Zaire
  • Asia-Temperate

    • China: China Hainan
    • Eastern Asia: Taiwan
  • Asia-Tropical

    • Indian Subcontinent: India ; Sri Lanka
    • Indo-China: Cambodia ; Laos ; Myanmar ; Thailand ; Vietnam
    • Malesia: Indonesia ; Malaysia
    • Papuasia: Papua New Guinea
  • Australasia

    • Australia: Australia Queensland

Reference:

  • Staples, G. W. & F. Jacquemoud 2005. Typification and nomenclature of the Convolvulaceae in NL Burman's Flora Indica, with an introduction to the Burman collection at Geneva (Candollea) 60:445-467.

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