Notes on the occurrence of Ipomoea acanthocarpa and Ipomoea laxiflora (Convolvulaceae) in India

Kattee A.V., Patil C.R., Patel S.L., Kahalkar V.I. & V.B. Shimpale*

Published on : 30-Sep-2019



Ipomoea acanthocarpa (Choisy) Hochst. ex Schweinf. & Asch. an African species is reported for the first time from India. Ipomoea laxiflora H.J.Chowdhery & Debta hitherto recorded from North India, is reported for the first time from Peninsular India. Detailed description, illustrations, photographs and taxonomic notes for both the species are provided.