Monographs Details: Operculina alata (Ham.) Urb.
Authority: Maguire, Bassett. 1978. The botany of the Guayana Highland--part XI. Mem. New York Bot. Gard. 32: 1-391.
Family:Convolvulaceae
Description:Distribution and Ecology - Distribution. West Indies, Panama to Brazil and Peru. VENEZUELA. Bolivar. Cerro Bolivar. B. Maguire et al 32673 (NY); Chinese Shde on N slope Cerro Bolivar. B. Maguire et al 35968 (NY).

Discussion:1. Operculina alata (Hamikon) Urban, Symb. AntU. 3: 343. 1902. O. triqueter sensu authors, not (Vahl) H. Hall. (1893). Ipomoea pterodes Choisy in DC, Prodr. 9: 361. 1845. Type. Not seen.
Distribution:Venezuela South America| West Indies| Brazil South America| Peru South America|