Quamoclit sagittifolia (Burm.f.) Choisy

First published in A.P.de Candolle, Prodr. 9: 335 (1845)
This name is a synonym of Ipomoea sagittifolia

POWO follows these authorities in synonymising this name:

  • O'Donell, C.A. (1959). Las especies americanas de Ipomoea L. sect. Quamoclit (Moench) Griseb.. Lilloa 29: 19-86. Universidad Nacional de Tucuman, Instituto 'Miguel Lillo'. [Cited as Ipomoea aquatica Forssk..]
  • Ooststroom, S.J. van & R.D. Hoogland (1953). Convolvulaceae. Flora Malesiana 4: 388-512. Noordhoff-Kolff N.V., Djakarta. [Cited as Ipomoea maxima (L. f.) Don.]
  • Staples, G.W. & Jacquemoud, F. (2005). Typification and nomenclature of the Convolvulaceae in N. L. Burman's Flora Indica, with an introduction to the Burman collection at Geneva. Candollea 60: 445-467. [Cited as Ipomoea sagittifolia.]

This name was accepted following an alternative taxonomy by these authorities:

  • Merrill, E.D. (1921). A review of the new species of plants proposed by N.L. Burman in his Flora Indica.. Philippine Journal of Science 19: 329-388. [Cited as Quamoclit sagittaefolia.]

Other Data

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  • Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone

    • The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants 2023. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and https://powo.science.kew.org/
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