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Operculina turpethum (Nisottar) in Kawal, AP W IMG 2211.jpg
Operculina turpethum
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Plantae
(unranked): Angiosperms
(unranked): Eudicots
(unranked): Asterids
Order: Solanales
Family: Convolvulaceae
Genus: Operculina
(L.) Silva Manso
Type species
Operculina turpethum Silva Manso

Operculina is a genus member of the morning-glory family of plants which contains 15 species that are located throughout the world.[1]

Selected species[edit]

Taxonomy references[edit]


  1. ^ "14. Operculina". Flora of China. 16: 300. Retrieved 2009-03-30. 

External links[edit]

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