African Plant Database


Adenia zambesiensis R. Fern. & A. Fern.
Family : PASSIFLORACEAE
Protologue : Bol. Soc. Brot., Ser. 2 50: 166 (1976)
Information on the genus : Adenia
 
 
Status
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Herbaceous climber, ± 1 m (or more?), arising from a woody rootstock; stem slender; sterile tendrils axillary, to 5 cm long, slender; ™ flower, and fruit unknown.
Ecology : Open forest with grassy understorey on sandy soils with Brachystegia spiciformis, B. boehmii, Julbernardia globifera, etc. Only known from the type collected in 1968.
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The International Plant Name Index
 
Map
carte afrique num 114539
 
Record n°114539 modified 2006-11-16
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