African Plant Database


Adenia trisecta (Mast.) Engl.
Family : PASSIFLORACEAE
Protologue : Bot. Jahrb. Syst. 14: 375 (1891)
Information on the genus : Adenia
Basionym : Modecca trisecta Mast.
 
 
Status
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Modecca trisecta Mast. (1871)
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Subherbaceous climber, ± 3 m, growing from a tuberous rootstock; stems annual; sterile tendrils ± 8 cm long.
Ecology : Fringing forest, thickets; sandy soil; 800-1200 m alt.
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The International Plant Name Index
 
Map
carte afrique num 114533
 
Record n°114533 modified 2006-11-16
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