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M Ipomoea jalapa (L.) Pursh 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 8502173) with original publication details: Fl. Amer. Sept. 146–147 1814.


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

Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied
Batatas jalapa (L.) Choisy Synonym M TRO
Convolvulus jalapa L. Synonym M TRO
Ipomoea calantha Griseb. Synonym M TRO
Ipomoea carrizalia Brandegee Synonym M TRO
Ipomoea fendleriana Kuntze Synonym M TRO

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Earlier versions

This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record tro-8502173.

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