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Current Determination
Argyreia vahibora Deroin Family: Convolvulaceae Determined By: T. Deroin (P), 1991, TYPE
Previous Determinations
!Ipomoea L. Family: Convolvulaceae Determined By:
Collection Information
Collectors B.P. Du Puy & et al.
Collector Team B.P. Du Puy
et al.
Collection Number MB764
Collection Date 20 March 1990
Location Madagascar, Mahajanga
Keywords VER , MAD , Bemaraha RNI
Coordinate 19°03'S 045°04'E (-19.0500000, 45.0666600)
Elevation 630 m
Herbaria MO, TAN
Description Liane with irritating ginger hairs, growing to c 11-20 m. Stems woody, green when young, all covered with stiff irritating ginger bristles. Inflorescences held erect on lateral shoots. Bracts and calyx green, with ginger hairs; corolla pleated, mauve-lilac with pale bristles on outer surface on the pleat folds; stamens 5(2+3), filaments and anther creamy white, style white, stigma with two lobes.
Locality Bemaraha Massife, eastern section, c. 16 km W of Marerano on the Manambolo River. In isolated patch of remnant vegetation on exposed limestone karst, semi-deciduous forest, canopy of Terminalia trees to c. 17 m.
Specimen Condition bud, flower, immature fruit
Projects: Madagascar

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