Ipomoea venosa (Desr.) Roem. & Schult.
subsp. stellaris (Baker) Verdc.
var. obtusifolia Verdc.

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Status: Native
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Worldwide distribution: Only known from Mozambique.
Mozambique distribution: N,GI
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Endemic status: Endemic
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Darbyshire, I., Timberlake, J., Osborne, J., Rokni, S., Matimele, H., Langa. C., Datizua, C., de Sousa, C., Alves, T., Massingue, A., Hadj-Hammou, J., Dhanda, S., Shah, T., Wursten, B. (2019). The endemic plants of Mozambique: diversity and conservation status Phytotaxa 136 Page 83.

Gonçalves, M.L. (1987). Convolvulaceae Flora Zambesiaca 8(1) Pages 104 - 105.

Verdcourt, B. (1967). New Convolvulaceae from the Flora Zambesiaca area-II Kirkia 6(1) Pages 120 - 121. (Includes a picture).

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External websites:

African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Ipomoea venosa
BHL (Biodiversity Heritage Library): Ipomoea venosa
EOL (Encyclopedia of Life): Ipomoea venosa
GBIF (Global Biodiversity Information Facility): Ipomoea venosa
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iNaturalist: Ipomoea venosa
IPNI (International Plant Names Index): Ipomoea venosa
JSTOR Plant Science: Ipomoea venosa
Mansfeld World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops: Ipomoea venosa
Plants of the World Online: Ipomoea venosa
Tropicos: Ipomoea venosa
Wikipedia: Ipomoea venosa

Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave 2007-24

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2024). Flora of Mozambique: Species information: Ipomoea venosa subsp. stellaris var. obtusifolia.
https://www.mozambiqueflora.com/speciesdata/species.php?species_id=114540, retrieved 22 May 2024

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