The Plant List — A working list for all plant species

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M Ipomoea alba L. 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 8500717) with original publication details: Sp. Pl. 1: 161 1753.

Full publication details for this name can be found in IPNI:


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Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied
Calonyction aculeatum (L.) House Synonym M TRO
Calonyction aculeatum var. lobatum (Hallier f.) C.Y. Wu Synonym L TRO
Calonyction album (L.) House Synonym M TRO
Calonyction bona-nox (L.) Bojer Synonym M TRO
Calonyction bona-nox var. lobatum Hallier f. Synonym L TRO
Calonyction pulcherrimum Parodi Synonym M TRO
Calonyction speciosum Choisy Synonym M TRO
Convolvulus aculeatus L. Synonym M TRO
Convolvulus aculeatus var. bona-nox (L.) Kuntze Synonym L TRO
Convolvulus bona-nox (L.) Spreng. Synonym M TRO
Convolvulus pulcherrimus Vell. Synonym M TRO
Ipomoea aculeata var. bona-nox (L.) Kuntze Synonym L TRO
Ipomoea aculeata f. bonanox (L.) Voss Synonym L TRO
Ipomoea bona-nox L. Synonym M TRO

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Earlier versions

This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record tro-8500717.

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