Turbina oblongata (E. Mey. ex Choisy) A. Meeuse

We have few details about this taxon; if you can provide any information, photos or reliable records, please contact one of the site authors. Email addresses are given on the home page.

Images: None on this site.

Detailed records: Display species records QDS maps by: Google Maps Point records by Google Maps

Species details: Click on each item to see an explanation of that item (Note: opens a new window)

Synonyms: Ipomoea oblongata E. Mey. ex Choisy
Ipomoea randii Rendle
Common names:
Status: Native
Derivation of specific name:
Flowering time:
Worldwide distribution:
Botswana distribution: N,SW,SE
Growth form(s):
Endemic status:
Red data list status:
Insects associated with this species:
Spot characters: Display spot characters for this species

Bandeira, S., Bolnick, D. & Barbosa, F. (2007). Wild Flowers of Southern Mozambique Universidade Eduardo Mondlane, Maputo, Mozambique Page 171. As Ipomoea oblongata (Includes a picture).

Gonçalves, M.L. (1987). Convolvulaceae Flora Zambesiaca 8(1) Page 124.

Mapaura, A. & Timberlake, J. (eds) (2004). A checklist of Zimbabwean vascular plants Southern African Botanical Diversity Network Report No. 33 Sabonet, Pretoria and Harare Page 37.

Plowes, D.C.H. & Drummond, R.B. (1990). Wild Flowers of Zimbabwe. Revised edition. Longman, Zimbabwe. No. 97, plate 132 as Ipomoea oblongata

Setshogo, M.P. (2005). Preliminary checklist of the plants of Botswana. Sabonet Report no. 37. Sabonet, Pretoria and Gaborone Page 50. as Ipomoea oblongata

Other sources of information about Turbina oblongata:

Our websites:

Flora of Mozambique: Turbina oblongata
Flora of Zimbabwe: Turbina oblongata

External websites:

African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Turbina oblongata
African Plant Database: Turbina oblongata
BHL (Biodiversity Heritage Library): Turbina oblongata
EOL (Encyclopedia of Life): Turbina oblongata
GBIF (Global Biodiversity Information Facility): Turbina oblongata
Google: Web - Images - Scholar
iNaturalist: Turbina oblongata
IPNI (International Plant Names Index): Turbina oblongata
JSTOR Plant Science: Turbina oblongata
Mansfeld World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops: Turbina oblongata
Plants of the World Online: Turbina oblongata
Tropicos: Turbina oblongata
Wikipedia: Turbina oblongata

Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave, 2014-24

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2024). Flora of Botswana: Species information: Turbina oblongata.
https://www.botswanaflora.com/speciesdata/species.php?species_id=148150, retrieved 21 July 2024

Site software last modified: 2 April 2018 9:51pm
Terms of use