Evolvulus madagascariensis Vatke

First published in Linnaea 43: 522 (1882)
This name is a synonym of Euploca madagascariensis

POWO follows these authorities in synonymising this name:

  • Govaerts, R. (2001). World Checklist of Seed Plants Database in ACCESS E-F: 1-50919. [Cited as Heliotropium madagascariensis.]
  • Hallier, H. (1898). Bausteine zu einer Monographie der Convolvulaceen. 8. Die irrtumlich der Familie der Convolvulaceen zugewiesenen Angehorigen anderer Pflanzenfamilien. Bulletin de l'Herbier Boissier 6: 716-724. l'Herbier Boissier. [Cited as Heliotropium sp. (Boraginaceae).]
  • Hallier, H. (1899). Convolvulaceae. Bulletin de l'Herbier Boissier 7: 41-64. l'Herbier Boissier. [Cited as Heliotropium sp. (Boraginaceae).]
  • Miller, J.S. & al. (2021). Flora of Madagascar and the Comoro Islands : Boraginales, Olacaceae and allies, Apiaceae. Collection: Faune et Flore Tropicales: 1-448. Publications scientifiques du Muséum, Paris; IRD, Marseille. [Cited as Euploca baclei.]
  • Van Ooststroom, S.J. (1934). A monograph of the genus Evolvulus. Mededelingen van het Botanisch Museum en Herbarium van de Rijksuniversiteit te Utrecht 14: 1-267. [Cited as Heliotropium madagascariensis (Vatke) Johnst..]

Other Data

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    • 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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