Merremia gangetica (L.) Cufod.

First published in Bull. Jard. Bot. Natl. Belg. 39(Suppl.): XXX (1969)
This name is a synonym of Cocculus hirsutus

POWO follows these authorities in synonymising this name:

  • Ooststroom, S.J. van (1972). Malesian CNV Addenda, corrigenda & emendanda III. Flora Malesiana 6: 936-941. Noordhoff-Kolff N.V., Djakarta. [Cited as Cocculus hirsutus (L.) Diels (Menispermaceae).]
  • Verdcourt, B. (1963). Convolvulaceae. Flora of Tropical East Africa: 1-161. [Cited as Cocculus villosus DC. (Menispermaceae).]

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

  • Subba Rao, G.V. & G.R. Rao in Subba Rao, G.V & G.R Kumari (2002). Convolvulaceae. Flora of Visakhapatnam District, Andhra Pradesh 1: 549-574. Botanical Survey of India. [Cited as Merremia gangetica.]

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