Ipomoea aquatica: common name details from PIER


Common name - Language - Location
Language - Location - Common name
Location - Language - Common name
Language - Common name - Location

Common name/Language/Location

Common name Language Location PIER bibliographic reference Comments
aseri Chuukese Chuuk Islands ? (0)  
cancon Chamorro Guam Island Stone, Benjamin C. (1970) (p. 491)  
Chinese water spinach English ? U.S. Dept. Agr., Agr. Res. Serv. (2013)  
creeping swamp morning glory English ? Haselwood, E. L./Motter, G. G. (1983) (p. 308)  
espinaca acuática Spanish ? U.S. Dept. Agr., Agr. Res. Serv. (2013)  
kang kong English ? Vander Velde, Nancy (2003) (p. 83)  
kang koung Other New Caledonia Islands Heine, Heino (1984) (p. 65)  
kangking Yapese Yap (Waqab) Island Stemmermann, Lani (1981) (p. 82)  
kangkong Pohnpeian Pohnpei Island Herrera, Katherine/Lorence, David H./Flynn, Timothy/Balick, Michael J. (2010) (p. 80)  
kangkong Ulithian Ulithi Atoll ? (0)  
kangkong Yapese Yap (Waqab) Island Merlin, M./Kigfas, A./Keene, T./Juvik, J. (1996) (p. 113)  
kangkum Palauan Palau Islands (main island group) Fosberg, F. R./Otobed, D./Sachet, M.-H./Oliver, R. L./Powell, D. A./Canfield, J. E. (1980) (p. 37)  
kangkun Chamorro Guam Island Stemmermann, Lani (1981) (p. 82)  
kangkung Chamorro Guam Island ? (0)  
kangum Palauan Palau Islands (main island group) ? (0)  
kankan Chamorro Guam Island Bishop Museum (Honolulu) (0)  
kankum Palauan Palau Islands (main island group) ? (0)  
kapisi vai Samoan American Samoa Islands Whistler, W. A. (2000) (p. 170) More commonly applied to Rorippa nasturtium-aquaticum
kapisi vai Samoan Western Samoa Islands Whistler, W. A. (2000) (p. 170) More commonly applied to Rorippa nasturtium-aquaticum
karamua Hindi Fiji Islands Thaman, R. R. (1987) (p. 29)  
liseron d'eau French ? U.S. Dept. Agr., Agr. Res. Serv. (2013)  
lorenzo Nauruan Nauru Island Thaman, R. R./Fosberg, F. R./Manner, H. I./Hassall, D. C. (1994) (p. 116)  
luve ni tombithi Fijian Fiji Islands Smith, Albert C. (1991) (p. 59)  
morning glory English ? Smith, Albert C. (1991) (p. 59)  
ndrinikava Fijian Fiji Islands Smith, Albert C. (1991) (p. 59)  
ota karisa Fijian Fiji Islands Smith, Albert C. (1991) (p. 59)  
ota karisi Fijian Fiji Islands Smith, Albert C. (1991) (p. 59)  
patate aquatique French ? Porcher, Michel H. (2013)  
patate d'eau French ? Heine, Heino (1984) (p. 65)  
phak bung Thai ? U.S. Dept. Agr., Agr. Res. Serv. (2013)  
pink convolvulus English ? Holm, Leroy/Doll, Jerry/Holm, Eric/Pancho, Jaun/Herberger, James (1997) (p. 417)  
potato-vine English ? Holm, Leroy/Doll, Jerry/Holm, Eric/Pancho, Jaun/Herberger, James (1997) (p. 417)  
rukau taviri Maori (Cook Islands) Rarotonga Island McCormack, Gerald (2013) ?
seeri Chuukese Chuuk Islands Stemmermann, Lani (1981) (p. 82)  
seri Chuukese Puluwat (Pwonowót) Atoll Manner, H. I./Mallon, E. (1989) (p. 56)  
seri Chuukese Weno (Moen) Island Bishop Museum (Honolulu) (1949)  
swamp cabbage English ? Wagner, Warren L./Herbst, Derral R./Sohmer, S. H. (1999) (p. 555)  
swamp morning-glory English ? U.S. Dept. Agr., Agr. Res. Serv. (2013)  
te kang kong I-Kiribati Kiribati (Republic of) Thaman, R. R. (1987) (p. 29)  
te ruku I-Kiribati Kiribati (Republic of) Thaman, R. R. (1987) (p. 34)  
ung ts'oi English ? Vander Velde, Nancy (2003) (p. 83)  
ung-choi English ? Welsh, S. L. (1998) (p. 84)  
wa kumala Fijian Fiji Islands Smith, Albert C. (1991) (p. 59)  
water convolvulus English ? Thaman, R. R. (1987) (p. 29)  
water morning-glory English ? Herrera, Katherine/Lorence, David H./Flynn, Timothy/Balick, Michael J. (2010) (p. 80)  
water spinach English ? Thaman, R. R. (1987) (p. 29)  
weng cai Chinese ? Zhengyi, Wu/Raven, Peter H./Deyuan, Hong (2013)  
y&333;-sai Japanese ? U.S. Dept. Agr., Agr. Res. Serv. (2013)  

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Language/Location/Common name

Language Location Common name PIER bibliographic reference Comments
Chamorro Guam Island cancon Stone, Benjamin C. (1970) (p. 491)  
Chamorro Guam Island kangkun Stemmermann, Lani (1981) (p. 82)  
Chamorro Guam Island kangkung ? (0)  
Chamorro Guam Island kankan Bishop Museum (Honolulu) (0)  
Chinese ? weng cai Zhengyi, Wu/Raven, Peter H./Deyuan, Hong (2013)  
Chuukese Chuuk Islands aseri ? (0)  
Chuukese Chuuk Islands seeri Stemmermann, Lani (1981) (p. 82)  
Chuukese Puluwat (Pwonowót) Atoll seri Manner, H. I./Mallon, E. (1989) (p. 56)  
Chuukese Weno (Moen) Island seri Bishop Museum (Honolulu) (1949)  
English ? Chinese water spinach U.S. Dept. Agr., Agr. Res. Serv. (2013)  
English ? creeping swamp morning glory Haselwood, E. L./Motter, G. G. (1983) (p. 308)  
English ? kang kong Vander Velde, Nancy (2003) (p. 83)  
English ? morning glory Smith, Albert C. (1991) (p. 59)  
English ? pink convolvulus Holm, Leroy/Doll, Jerry/Holm, Eric/Pancho, Jaun/Herberger, James (1997) (p. 417)  
English ? potato-vine Holm, Leroy/Doll, Jerry/Holm, Eric/Pancho, Jaun/Herberger, James (1997) (p. 417)  
English ? swamp cabbage Wagner, Warren L./Herbst, Derral R./Sohmer, S. H. (1999) (p. 555)  
English ? swamp morning-glory U.S. Dept. Agr., Agr. Res. Serv. (2013)  
English ? ung ts'oi Vander Velde, Nancy (2003) (p. 83)  
English ? ung-choi Welsh, S. L. (1998) (p. 84)  
English ? water convolvulus Thaman, R. R. (1987) (p. 29)  
English ? water morning-glory Herrera, Katherine/Lorence, David H./Flynn, Timothy/Balick, Michael J. (2010) (p. 80)  
English ? water spinach Thaman, R. R. (1987) (p. 29)  
Fijian Fiji Islands luve ni tombithi Smith, Albert C. (1991) (p. 59)  
Fijian Fiji Islands ndrinikava Smith, Albert C. (1991) (p. 59)  
Fijian Fiji Islands ota karisa Smith, Albert C. (1991) (p. 59)  
Fijian Fiji Islands ota karisi Smith, Albert C. (1991) (p. 59)  
Fijian Fiji Islands wa kumala Smith, Albert C. (1991) (p. 59)  
French ? liseron d'eau U.S. Dept. Agr., Agr. Res. Serv. (2013)  
French ? patate aquatique Porcher, Michel H. (2013)  
French ? patate d'eau Heine, Heino (1984) (p. 65)  
Hindi Fiji Islands karamua Thaman, R. R. (1987) (p. 29)  
I-Kiribati Kiribati (Republic of) te kang kong Thaman, R. R. (1987) (p. 29)  
I-Kiribati Kiribati (Republic of) te ruku Thaman, R. R. (1987) (p. 34)  
Japanese ? y&333;-sai U.S. Dept. Agr., Agr. Res. Serv. (2013)  
Maori (Cook Islands) Rarotonga Island rukau taviri McCormack, Gerald (2013) ?
Nauruan Nauru Island lorenzo Thaman, R. R./Fosberg, F. R./Manner, H. I./Hassall, D. C. (1994) (p. 116)  
Other New Caledonia Islands kang koung Heine, Heino (1984) (p. 65)  
Palauan Palau Islands (main island group) kangkum Fosberg, F. R./Otobed, D./Sachet, M.-H./Oliver, R. L./Powell, D. A./Canfield, J. E. (1980) (p. 37)  
Palauan Palau Islands (main island group) kangum ? (0)  
Palauan Palau Islands (main island group) kankum ? (0)  
Pohnpeian Pohnpei Island kangkong Herrera, Katherine/Lorence, David H./Flynn, Timothy/Balick, Michael J. (2010) (p. 80)  
Samoan American Samoa Islands kapisi vai Whistler, W. A. (2000) (p. 170) More commonly applied to Rorippa nasturtium-aquaticum
Samoan Western Samoa Islands kapisi vai Whistler, W. A. (2000) (p. 170) More commonly applied to Rorippa nasturtium-aquaticum
Spanish ? espinaca acuática U.S. Dept. Agr., Agr. Res. Serv. (2013)  
Thai ? phak bung U.S. Dept. Agr., Agr. Res. Serv. (2013)  
Ulithian Ulithi Atoll kangkong ? (0)  
Yapese Yap (Waqab) Island kangking Stemmermann, Lani (1981) (p. 82)  
Yapese Yap (Waqab) Island kangkong Merlin, M./Kigfas, A./Keene, T./Juvik, J. (1996) (p. 113)  

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Location/Language/Common name

Location Language Common name PIER bibliographic reference Comments
? Chinese weng cai Zhengyi, Wu/Raven, Peter H./Deyuan, Hong (2013)  
? English Chinese water spinach U.S. Dept. Agr., Agr. Res. Serv. (2013)  
? English creeping swamp morning glory Haselwood, E. L./Motter, G. G. (1983) (p. 308)  
? English kang kong Vander Velde, Nancy (2003) (p. 83)  
? English morning glory Smith, Albert C. (1991) (p. 59)  
? English pink convolvulus Holm, Leroy/Doll, Jerry/Holm, Eric/Pancho, Jaun/Herberger, James (1997) (p. 417)  
? English potato-vine Holm, Leroy/Doll, Jerry/Holm, Eric/Pancho, Jaun/Herberger, James (1997) (p. 417)  
? English swamp cabbage Wagner, Warren L./Herbst, Derral R./Sohmer, S. H. (1999) (p. 555)  
? English swamp morning-glory U.S. Dept. Agr., Agr. Res. Serv. (2013)  
? English ung ts'oi Vander Velde, Nancy (2003) (p. 83)  
? English ung-choi Welsh, S. L. (1998) (p. 84)  
? English water convolvulus Thaman, R. R. (1987) (p. 29)  
? English water morning-glory Herrera, Katherine/Lorence, David H./Flynn, Timothy/Balick, Michael J. (2010) (p. 80)  
? English water spinach Thaman, R. R. (1987) (p. 29)  
? French liseron d'eau U.S. Dept. Agr., Agr. Res. Serv. (2013)  
? French patate aquatique Porcher, Michel H. (2013)  
? French patate d'eau Heine, Heino (1984) (p. 65)  
? Japanese y&333;-sai U.S. Dept. Agr., Agr. Res. Serv. (2013)  
? Spanish espinaca acuática U.S. Dept. Agr., Agr. Res. Serv. (2013)  
? Thai phak bung U.S. Dept. Agr., Agr. Res. Serv. (2013)  
American Samoa Islands Samoan kapisi vai Whistler, W. A. (2000) (p. 170) More commonly applied to Rorippa nasturtium-aquaticum
Chuuk Islands Chuukese aseri ? (0)  
Chuuk Islands Chuukese seeri Stemmermann, Lani (1981) (p. 82)  
Fiji Islands Fijian luve ni tombithi Smith, Albert C. (1991) (p. 59)  
Fiji Islands Fijian ndrinikava Smith, Albert C. (1991) (p. 59)  
Fiji Islands Fijian ota karisa Smith, Albert C. (1991) (p. 59)  
Fiji Islands Fijian ota karisi Smith, Albert C. (1991) (p. 59)  
Fiji Islands Fijian wa kumala Smith, Albert C. (1991) (p. 59)  
Fiji Islands Hindi karamua Thaman, R. R. (1987) (p. 29)  
Guam Island Chamorro cancon Stone, Benjamin C. (1970) (p. 491)  
Guam Island Chamorro kangkun Stemmermann, Lani (1981) (p. 82)  
Guam Island Chamorro kangkung ? (0)  
Guam Island Chamorro kankan Bishop Museum (Honolulu) (0)  
Kiribati (Republic of) I-Kiribati te kang kong Thaman, R. R. (1987) (p. 29)  
Kiribati (Republic of) I-Kiribati te ruku Thaman, R. R. (1987) (p. 34)  
Nauru Island Nauruan lorenzo Thaman, R. R./Fosberg, F. R./Manner, H. I./Hassall, D. C. (1994) (p. 116)  
New Caledonia Islands Other kang koung Heine, Heino (1984) (p. 65)  
Palau Islands (main island group) Palauan kangkum Fosberg, F. R./Otobed, D./Sachet, M.-H./Oliver, R. L./Powell, D. A./Canfield, J. E. (1980) (p. 37)  
Palau Islands (main island group) Palauan kangum ? (0)  
Palau Islands (main island group) Palauan kankum ? (0)  
Pohnpei Island Pohnpeian kangkong Herrera, Katherine/Lorence, David H./Flynn, Timothy/Balick, Michael J. (2010) (p. 80)  
Puluwat (Pwonowót) Atoll Chuukese seri Manner, H. I./Mallon, E. (1989) (p. 56)  
Rarotonga Island Maori (Cook Islands) rukau taviri McCormack, Gerald (2013) ?
Ulithi Atoll Ulithian kangkong ? (0)  
Weno (Moen) Island Chuukese seri Bishop Museum (Honolulu) (1949)  
Western Samoa Islands Samoan kapisi vai Whistler, W. A. (2000) (p. 170) More commonly applied to Rorippa nasturtium-aquaticum
Yap (Waqab) Island Yapese kangking Stemmermann, Lani (1981) (p. 82)  
Yap (Waqab) Island Yapese kangkong Merlin, M./Kigfas, A./Keene, T./Juvik, J. (1996) (p. 113)  

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Language/Common name/Location

Language Common name Location PIER bibliographic reference Comments
Chamorro cancon Guam Island Stone, Benjamin C. (1970) (p. 491)  
Chamorro kangkun Guam Island Stemmermann, Lani (1981) (p. 82)  
Chamorro kangkung Guam Island ? (0)  
Chamorro kankan Guam Island Bishop Museum (Honolulu) (0)  
Chinese weng cai ? Zhengyi, Wu/Raven, Peter H./Deyuan, Hong (2013)  
Chuukese aseri Chuuk Islands ? (0)  
Chuukese seeri Chuuk Islands Stemmermann, Lani (1981) (p. 82)  
Chuukese seri Puluwat (Pwonowót) Atoll Manner, H. I./Mallon, E. (1989) (p. 56)  
Chuukese seri Weno (Moen) Island Bishop Museum (Honolulu) (1949)  
English Chinese water spinach ? U.S. Dept. Agr., Agr. Res. Serv. (2013)  
English creeping swamp morning glory ? Haselwood, E. L./Motter, G. G. (1983) (p. 308)  
English kang kong ? Vander Velde, Nancy (2003) (p. 83)  
English morning glory ? Smith, Albert C. (1991) (p. 59)  
English pink convolvulus ? Holm, Leroy/Doll, Jerry/Holm, Eric/Pancho, Jaun/Herberger, James (1997) (p. 417)  
English potato-vine ? Holm, Leroy/Doll, Jerry/Holm, Eric/Pancho, Jaun/Herberger, James (1997) (p. 417)  
English swamp cabbage ? Wagner, Warren L./Herbst, Derral R./Sohmer, S. H. (1999) (p. 555)  
English swamp morning-glory ? U.S. Dept. Agr., Agr. Res. Serv. (2013)  
English ung ts'oi ? Vander Velde, Nancy (2003) (p. 83)  
English ung-choi ? Welsh, S. L. (1998) (p. 84)  
English water convolvulus ? Thaman, R. R. (1987) (p. 29)  
English water morning-glory ? Herrera, Katherine/Lorence, David H./Flynn, Timothy/Balick, Michael J. (2010) (p. 80)  
English water spinach ? Thaman, R. R. (1987) (p. 29)  
Fijian luve ni tombithi Fiji Islands Smith, Albert C. (1991) (p. 59)  
Fijian ndrinikava Fiji Islands Smith, Albert C. (1991) (p. 59)  
Fijian ota karisa Fiji Islands Smith, Albert C. (1991) (p. 59)  
Fijian ota karisi Fiji Islands Smith, Albert C. (1991) (p. 59)  
Fijian wa kumala Fiji Islands Smith, Albert C. (1991) (p. 59)  
French liseron d'eau ? U.S. Dept. Agr., Agr. Res. Serv. (2013)  
French patate aquatique ? Porcher, Michel H. (2013)  
French patate d'eau ? Heine, Heino (1984) (p. 65)  
Hindi karamua Fiji Islands Thaman, R. R. (1987) (p. 29)  
I-Kiribati te kang kong Kiribati (Republic of) Thaman, R. R. (1987) (p. 29)  
I-Kiribati te ruku Kiribati (Republic of) Thaman, R. R. (1987) (p. 34)  
Japanese y&333;-sai ? U.S. Dept. Agr., Agr. Res. Serv. (2013)  
Maori (Cook Islands) rukau taviri Rarotonga Island McCormack, Gerald (2013) ?
Nauruan lorenzo Nauru Island Thaman, R. R./Fosberg, F. R./Manner, H. I./Hassall, D. C. (1994) (p. 116)  
Other kang koung New Caledonia Islands Heine, Heino (1984) (p. 65)  
Palauan kangkum Palau Islands (main island group) Fosberg, F. R./Otobed, D./Sachet, M.-H./Oliver, R. L./Powell, D. A./Canfield, J. E. (1980) (p. 37)  
Palauan kangum Palau Islands (main island group) ? (0)  
Palauan kankum Palau Islands (main island group) ? (0)  
Pohnpeian kangkong Pohnpei Island Herrera, Katherine/Lorence, David H./Flynn, Timothy/Balick, Michael J. (2010) (p. 80)  
Samoan kapisi vai American Samoa Islands Whistler, W. A. (2000) (p. 170) More commonly applied to Rorippa nasturtium-aquaticum
Samoan kapisi vai Western Samoa Islands Whistler, W. A. (2000) (p. 170) More commonly applied to Rorippa nasturtium-aquaticum
Spanish espinaca acuática ? U.S. Dept. Agr., Agr. Res. Serv. (2013)  
Thai phak bung ? U.S. Dept. Agr., Agr. Res. Serv. (2013)  
Ulithian kangkong Ulithi Atoll ? (0)  
Yapese kangking Yap (Waqab) Island Stemmermann, Lani (1981) (p. 82)  
Yapese kangkong Yap (Waqab) Island Merlin, M./Kigfas, A./Keene, T./Juvik, J. (1996) (p. 113)  

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