Convolvulus family : CONVOLVULACEAE (ASTERIDAE) in Australia
including Cuscutaceae

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Plants in Australia Plant
Classes

Calystegia sepium
White Bindweed
Wyee, May 2008
Convolvulus arvensis
Field Bindweed
Photo: courtesy of Daniel F. Austin
Arizona-Sonora Desert Museum
Convolvulus cneorum
Silver Bush
Sydney, October 2006
Convolvulus erubescens
Australian Bindweed
Lake Eyre
Photo: courtesy of Laura Levens

Convolvulus sabatius
Bush Morning Glory
Sydney, October 2006

Dichondra repens
Kidney Weed
Wyee, October 2007

Ipomoea alba
White Bindweed
Wyee, March 2009
Ipomoea aquatica
Kangkong
Magnetic Island
Photos: courtesy of Donald Simpson
Ipomoea batatas
Sweet Potato
Wyee, December 2007

Ipomoea cairica
Ivy Leaved Morning Glory
Wyee, January 2008

Ipomoea carnea
Bush Morning Glory
Magnetic Island
Photos: courtesy of Donald Simpson

Ipomoea hederifolia
Scarlet Creeper
Photo: courtesy of Daniel F. Austin
Arizona-Sonora Desert Museum
Ipomoea indica
Morning Glory
Sydney, October 2006

Ipomea pes-caprae
Beach Morning Glory
Burnett Heads, November 2009
Photo : courtesy of Donald Ashton

Ipomea quamoclit
Cypress Vine
Magnetic Island
Photos: courtesy of Donald Simpson

Merremia dissecta
Snake Vine
Magnetic Island
Photos: courtesy of Donald Simpson

Some caterpillars of Australian Butterflies and Moths favour species in CONVOLVULACEAE for their foodplant, including:


Neptis praslini

Aedia leucomelas

Paralacydes maculifascia

Bedellia somnulentella

Herpetogramma hipponalis

Agrius convolvuli

Pterophorus albidus

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(updated 4 January 2013)