Taxon: Ipomoea biflora (L.) Pers.

 
Genus: Ipomoea
Subgenus: Quamoclit
Section: Orthipomoea
Family: Convolvulaceae
Tribe: Ipomoeeae
Nomen number: 465061
Place of publication: Syn. pl. 1:183. 1805
Link to protologue:
Typification:
Name Verified on: 02-May-2012 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 02-May-2012
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 1 in National Plant Germplasm System

Synonyms:

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Animal food: forage (as I. plebeia)

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Africa
    • NORTHEAST TROPICAL AFRICA: Ethiopia
    • EAST TROPICAL AFRICA: Kenya, Tanzania
    • SOUTH TROPICAL AFRICA: Malawi, Mozambique, Zambia, Zimbabwe
    • SOUTHERN AFRICA: Botswana, Namibia, South Africa, Swaziland

    Asia-Temperate
    • CHINA: China [Fujian, Guangdong, Guangxi, Guizhou, Hunan, Jiangxi, Yunnan]
    • EASTERN ASIA: Japan, [Ryukyu Islands] Taiwan

    Asia-Tropical
    • INDIAN SUBCONTINENT: India
    • INDO-CHINA: Vietnam
    • MALESIA: Indonesia

    Australasia
    • AUSTRALIA: Australia [New South Wales, Northern Territory, Queensland, Western Australia (n.)]


References:

  1. Iwatsuki, K. et al. Flora of Japan. (F Japan)
  2. Staples, G. W. & C. E. Jarvis 2006. Typification of Linnaean plant names in Convolvulaceae (Taxon) 55:1020.
  3. Wu Zheng-yi & P. H. Raven et al., eds. Flora of China (English edition). (F ChinaEng)

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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=465061. Accessed 24 April 2018.