Ipomoea tuberculata

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Ipomoea tuberculata


Taxonavigation: Solanales 
Classification System: APG IV

Superregnum: Eukaryota
Regnum: Plantae
Cladus: Angiosperms
Cladus: Eudicots
Cladus: Core eudicots
Cladus: Asterids
Cladus: Lamiids
Ordo: Solanales

Familia: Convolvulaceae
Tribus: Ipomoeeae
Genus: Ipomoea
Subgenus: I. subg. Eriospermum
Sectio: I. sect. Erpipomoea
Species: Ipomoea tuberculata
Varietas: I. t. var. odontosepala – I. t. var. tuberculata


Ipomoea tuberculata Ker Gawl., Bot. Reg. 1: t. 86 (1816).


  • Homotypic
    • Modesta tuberculata (Ker Gawl.) Raf., Fl. Tellur. 4: 76 (1838).
    • Ipomoea edwardsii Regel, Index Seminum (LE, Petropolitanus) 1856: 28 (1856), nom. superfl.


  • Ipomoea tuberculata Desr. ex Regel = This name is unplaced.
  • Ipomoea tuberculata (Desr.) Roem. & Schult. = Ipomoea cairica (L.) Sweet


Native distribution areas:
  • Continental: Africa
      • Namibia, Botswana, Zambia, Zimbabwe, Mozambique, Eritrea, Chad, ?Sudan, etc, Cape Verde Isl. (Ilha de Sao Tiago)
  • Continental: Asie
      • India, Nepal, Sri Lanka, Myanmar [Burma]

References: Brummitt, R.K. 2001. TDWG – World Geographical Scheme for Recording Plant Distributions, 2nd Edition


Primary references[edit]

  • Ker Gawler, J.B. 1816. Botanical Register; Consisting of Coloured Figures of Exotic Plants Cultivated in British Gardens; with their History and Mode of Treatment. London 1: t. 86.


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