Ipomoea kingii Prain

 
  • Family : CONVOLVULACEAE
    (Morning-Glory Family)
  • Family (Hindi name) : KALADANA FAMILY (कालादाना फैमिली)
  • Family (as per The APG System III) : Convolvulaceae
  • Synonym(s) : Ipomoea kingii Prain; Merremia kingii (Prain) Kerr; Ipomoea cymosa var. macra C.B.Clarke; Merremia umbellata subsp. macra (C.B.Clarke) Parmar
  • Species Name (as per The IPNI) : Camonea kingii (Prain) A.R.Simões & Staples
  • Habit : Climber
  • Key identification features : Large climbers; Leaves ovate, cordate, hirsute on nerves beneath; Flowers in axillary cymes, white; Capsules subglobose; Seeds brownish grey hairy.
  • Flower, Fruit : August- December
  • Distribution :
    • Sikkim : Sikkim
    • Arunachal Pradesh : Changlang, Lohit, Siang, Tirap
    • Meghalaya : Meghalaya
    • Assam : Assam
    • Nagaland : Nagaland
    • Mizoram : Mizoram
    • Manipur : Manipur
    • Tripura : Tripura
  • Native : Bhutan, India, Laos, Myanmar, Thailand, Vietnam
  • Exotic/Native : Native
  • World Distribution : Bhutan, India, Laos, Myanmar, Thailand, Vietnam
  • Literature :
    • G.S Giri., A.Pramanik., H.J. Chowdhery., G.D Pal and S.K. Das (2008). Materials for Arunachal Pradesh, Vol (2), Pg: 194
  • Read more :
  • Citation : Sankara Rao, K., Deepak Kumar (2024). India Flora Online. http://indiafloraonline-ces.iisc.ac.in/plants.php?name=Ipomoea kingii. Downloaded on 20 May 2024.

India Distribution

World Distribution

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