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Ipomoea batatas (L.) Lam.
    Tabl. Encycl. 1: 465 (1793).

Ipomoea batatas
Specimen at P: Scott-Elliot 306

Credit: MNHN, France

  • Batatas edulis (Thunb.) Choisy
  • Convolvulus batatas L.
  • Convolvulus edulis Thunb.

    Distribution: Naturalized in Madagascar

    Bioclimate: Humid, Subhumid

    Vegetation Formation: Anthropic

    Elevation (m): 0-499, 500-999

    Province: Antananarivo, Antsiranana, Fianarantsoa, Toamasina

    Protected Areas : Ankarana

    Note: Ipomoea batatas (L.) Lam var. cannabina Hallier F. and Batatas xanthoriza Bojer are synonyms of Ipomoea batatas cited by Th. Deroin (2001)

    Updated on: 15 Jan. 2007


     

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