The Recently Extinct Plants and Animals Database


Ipomoea salsettensis Santapau & Patel, Trans. Bose Res. Inst. Calcutta 22: 34, t. 2. 1958

 

 

Taxonomy & Nomenclature

 

 

Conservation Status

Rediscovered (Kattee et al., 2017)

 

Still listed as extinct by (Humphreys et al., 2019)

 

Distribution

Western Ghats, India

 

Biology & Ecology

 

 

Hypodigm

 

 

Media

 

 

References

Humphreys, Aelys M., Govaerts, Rafaël, Ficinski, Sarah Z., Lughadha, Eimear Nic and Vorontsova, Maria S. (2019). Global dataset shows geography and life form predict modern plant extinction and rediscovery. Nature Ecology & Evolution 3: 1043-1047. [Abstract] [Supplementary Dataset 1]

Kattee, A. V. et al. (2017). Rediscovery of Ipomoea salsettensis (Convolvulaceae) from Western Ghats of Maharashtra, India. Rheedea 27(2): 106-109.

WCSP (2003). World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. Facilitated by the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. Published on the Internet; https://apps.kew.org/wcsp/

https://vanishingflora.proboards.com/thread/3933/ipomoea-salsettensis

 

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