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M Ipomoea pes-caprae (L.) R. Br. is an accepted name

This name is the accepted name of a species in the genus Ipomoea (family Convolvulaceae).

The record derives from Tropicos (data supplied on ) which reports it as an accepted name (record 8500011) with original publication details: Narr. Exped. Zaire 477 1818.


See "Status", "Confidence level", "Source" for definitions.

Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied
Convolvulus bilobatus Roxb. Synonym M TRO
Convolvulus brasiliensis L. Synonym M TRO
Convolvulus pes-caprae L. Synonym M TRO
Ipomoea biloba Forssk. Synonym M TRO
Ipomoea bilobata var. emarginata (Hallier f.) R.O. Williams Synonym L TRO
Ipomoea brasiliensis (L.) Sweet Synonym M TRO
Ipomoea maritima R. Br. Synonym M TRO
Ipomoea pes-caprae var. brasiliensis (L.) A. St.-Hil. Synonym L TRO
Ipomoea pes-caprae var. emarginata Hallier f. Synonym L TRO
Latrienda brasiliensis (L.) Raf. Synonym M TRO

Infraspecific taxa:

This species contains the following infraspecific taxa*.

See "Status", "Confidence level", "Source" for definitions.

Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied Synonyms
Ipomoea pes-caprae subsp. brasiliensis (L.) Ooststr. Accepted L TRO 1

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Earlier versions

This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record tro-8500011.

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