African Plant Database


Adenia cynanchifolia (Benth.) Harms
Family : PASSIFLORACEAE
Protologue : Nat. Pflanzenfam. Nachtr. 1: 255 (1897)
Information on the genus : Adenia
Basionym : Modecca cynanchifolia Benth.
 
 
Status
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Modecca cynanchifolia Benth. (1849)
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Adenia mukengensis Harms (1897)
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Slender subherbaceous climber, to 10 m long; sterile tendrils simple or 2- or 3- fid, 5-15 cm long; seeds unknown.
Ecology : (Secondary) forest, forest edges; 0-1200 m alt. Fernando Poo (Bioko).

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • (2015). Flore du Gabon. Paris 46: 60

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Checklist Flow. Pl. Sub-Saharan Africa : 525 (2006).
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under Flore d'Afrique Centrale
see under The International Plant Name Index
 
Map
carte afrique num 114500
 
Record n°114500 modified 2007-03-30
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