African Plant Database

Mikania capensis DC.
Protologue : Prodr. (DC.) 5: 198 (1836) 
Notes : As a synonym of M. chenopodiifolia in Fl. Trop. E. Africa, Composit. (3): 837 (2005).
Information on the genus : Mikania
Status for MA : accepted (present)
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Mikania oxyota DC. (1836)
=Mikania dioscoreaefolia DC. (1836)
=Mikania floribunda Bojer ex DC. (1836)
=Mikania thunbergioides Bojer ex DC. (1836)
=Mikania dioscoreaefolia var. bojeri DC. (1836)
=Mikania dioscoreaefolia var. crenata DC. (1836)
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : biology: perennial- Climber- Alt 5 - 1500 m. Distribution: EC, KN, LP, MP, SWZ
Biol./Eco : Liana; distribution: Africa.

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • LEBRUN, J. P. & A. L. STORK (1997). Enumération des plantes à fleurs d’Afrique tropicale. Gamopétales: Ericaceae à Lamiaceae. Énum. Pl. Fleurs Afr. Trop. 4: 310
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Record n°104050 modified 2007-03-19
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