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This genus is accepted, and its native range is Tropical & Subtropical America.
A specimen from Kew's Herbarium

[FZ]

Convolvulaceae, Maria Leonor Gonçalves. Flora Zambesiaca 8:1. 1987

Morphology General Habit
Prostrate or twining herbs.
Morphology Leaves
Leaves petiolate, linear, oblong, lanceolate, ovate or elliptic, often mucronulate.
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers
Flowers axillary, solitary in the African species, on long peduncles.
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers Calyx
Sepals 5, herbaceous, acute or acuminate, the 3 outer ones much larger than the inner, ovate and more or less decurrent on the peduncle, enlarged in fruit.
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers Corolla
Corolla funnel-shaped, usually entire outside, with 5-well-defined hairy midpetaline bands.
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers Androecium Stamens
Stamens 5, included, filiform; pollen smooth.
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers Disc
Disk small or absent.
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers Gynoecium Pistil
Ovary bilocular, 4-ovuled, glabrous; style 1, simple, filiform, included, stigmas, 2, thick, globular or oblong.
Morphology Reproductive morphology Fruits
Capsule ovoid or globose, bilocular, 4-valved and 4-seeded.
Morphology Reproductive morphology Seeds
Seeds trigonous or globose, black.

[FTEA]

Convolvulaceae, B. Verdcourt (East African Herbarium). Flora of Tropical East Africa. 1963

Morphology General Habit
Prostrate or twining herbs
Morphology Leaves
Leaves linear to ovate, often mucronulate
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers
Flowers axillary, solitary in the African species, on long peduncles
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers Calyx
Sepals unequal, the outer 3 much larger, ovate and more or less decurrent on the peduncle
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers Corolla
Corolla funnel-shaped, usually entire, hairy
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers Androecium Stamens
Stamens included
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers Gynoecium Pistil
Ovary 2-locular, 4-ovuled; style included, simple; stigmas 2, thick, globular or oblong
Morphology Reproductive morphology Fruits
Capsule 2-locular, 4-valved and 4-seeded
Morphology Reproductive morphology Seeds
Seeds black.

Native to:

Argentina Northeast, Belize, Bolivia, Brazil North, Brazil Northeast, Brazil South, Brazil Southeast, Brazil West-Central, Colombia, Costa Rica, Cuba, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, El Salvador, Florida, French Guiana, Guatemala, Guyana, Haiti, Honduras, Jamaica, Leeward Is., Mexico Gulf, Mexico Southeast, Mexico Southwest, Nicaragua, Panamá, Paraguay, Peru, Puerto Rico, Suriname, Trinidad-Tobago, Uruguay, Venezuela, Windward Is.

Introduced into:

Angola, Assam, Bangladesh, Benin, Borneo, Cambodia, Cameroon, Caroline Is., Central African Repu, Chad, Congo, East Himalaya, Fiji, Gabon, Ghana, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, India, Ivory Coast, Jawa, Laos, Liberia, Madagascar, Malaya, Maluku, Mozambique, Myanmar, Nansei-shoto, Nepal, New Guinea, Niger, Nigeria, Northern Territory, Philippines, Queensland, Senegal, Sierra Leone, Solomon Is., Sri Lanka, Sulawesi, Sumatera, Tanzania, Thailand, Tonga, Vietnam, Zaïre

Aniseia Choisy appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Rodal, M.J.N. [366], Brazil K000945074
Traill, J.W.H. [553], Brazil K000945076
Gomes, A.P.S. [126], Brazil K000945075

First published in Mém. Soc. Phys. Genève 6: 481 (1833 publ. 1834)

Accepted by

  • Adams, C.D. in Adams, C.D. (1972). Flowering Plants of Jamaica: 601-614. University of the West Indies, Mona.
  • Austin, D. F. (1982). Flora of Ecuador 15: 3-99. Botanical Institute, University of Göteborg, Riksmuseum, Stockholm.
  • Austin, D.F. & Cavalcante, P.B. (1982). Convolvuláceas da Amazônia Publicações Avulsas do Museo Goeldi 36: 1-134.
  • Austin, D.F. (1975). Convolvulaceae Annals of the Missouri Botanical Garden 62: 157-224.
  • Austin, D.F. in Dassanayake (ed.) (1980). Rev. Handb. Fl. Ceylon Convolvulaceae A Revised Handbook to the Flora of Ceylon 1: 288-363. Oxford & IBH Publishing Co. PVT. LTD., New Delhi, Calcutta.
  • Austin, D.F. in Lasser, T. (1982). Convolvulaceae Flora de Venezuela 8(3): 15-226. Fundación Educación Ambiental.
  • Austin, D.F. in Steyermark, J., Berry, P.E., Holts, B.K. (eds). (1998). Convolvulaceae Flora of the Venezuelan Guayana 4: 377-424. Missouri Botanical Garden, St. Louis.
  • Baker, J.G. & A.B. Rendle in Thiselton-Dyer, W.T. et al. (eds.) (1905). Convolvulaceae Flora of Tropical Africa 4(2): 62-206. Secretary of State for the Colonies.
  • Bianchini, R.S., Ferreira, P.P.A. in Forzza, R.C. et al. (2010). Convolvulaceae Lista de Espécies da Flora do Brasil Jardim Botânico do Rio de Janeiro.
  • Deroin, T. (2001). Convolvulaceae Flore de Madagascar et des Comores (Plantes Vasculaires) 171: 11-287. Typographie Firmin-Didot et Cie., Paris.
  • Fosberg, F.R. & Sachet. M.-H. (1977). Flora of Micronesia 3: Convolvulaceae Smithsonian Contributions to Botany 36: 1-34.
  • Gonçalves, M.L. (1987). Convolvulaceae Flora Zambesiaca 8(1): 9-129. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
  • Govaerts, R. (1995). World Checklist of Seed Plants 1(1, 2): 1-483, 1-529. MIM, Deurne.
  • Heine, H. in Hutchinson, J. & Dalziel, J.M. (1963). Convolvulaceae Flora of West Tropical Africa, second edition 2: 335-352 + 496. Crown Agents for Oversea Governments and Administrations.
  • Hill, A.W. & Sandwith, N. in Williams, R.O. (1953). Fl. Trinidad & Tobago Convolvs. Flora of Trinidad and Tobago 2(4): 210-240. Government Printing Office, Port-of-Spain.
  • Johnson, R.W. (2012). Convolvulaceae Australian Plant Census Council of Heads of Australian Herbaria.
  • Khan, M.S. (1985). Fl. Bangladesh Convolvulaceae Flora of Bangladesh 30: 1-59. Bangladesh National Herbarium, Dhaka.
  • Lejoly, J. & S. Lisowski (1993). Les Convolvulaceae dans la flore d'Afrique Centrale (Zaïre, Rwanda, Burundi) Fragmenta Floristica et Geobotanica 38: 351-400.
  • Meisner, C.F. in Martius, C.F.P.von & auct. suc. (eds.) (1869). Convolvulaceae Flora Brasiliensis 7: 199-370.
  • O'Donell, C.A. (1959). Convolvuloideas de Uruguay Lilloa 29: 349-376. Universidad Nacional de Tucuman, Instituto 'Miguel Lillo'.
  • Ooststroom, S.J. van & R.D. Hoogland (1953). Convolvulaceae Flora Malesiana 4: 388-512. Noordhoff-Kolff N.V., Djakarta.
  • Smith, A.C. in Smith, A.C. (1991). Fl. Vitiensis Nova Convolvulaceae Flora Vitiensis Nova. A new flora for Fiji (Spermatophytes only) 5: 41-69. Pacific Tropical Botanical Garden, Lawai.
  • Staples, G. (with P. Traiperm) (2010). Convolvulaceae Flora of Thailand 10: 330-468. The Forest Herbarium, National Park, Wildlife and Plant Conservation Department, Bangkok.
  • Verdcourt, B. (1963). Convolvulaceae Flora of Tropical East Africa: 1-161.
  • Yamazaki, T. (1993). Fl. Japan Convolvulaceae Flora of Japan IIIa: 195-205. Kodansha Ltd., Tokyo.

Literature

Flora of West Tropical Africa

  • —F.T.A. 4, 2: 88.

Flora Zambesiaca

  • in Mem. Soc. Phys. Genève 6: 481 (1834).

Flora of Tropical East Africa

  • in Mém. Soc. Phys. Genève 6 : 481 (1834)

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