African Plant Database


Cissus amoena Gilg & M. Brandt
Family : VITACEAE
Protologue : Bot. Jahrb. Syst. 46: 455, 467 (1911) 
Information on the genus : Cissus
 
 
Status
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Climbing, bushy plant with cylindrical stems to 5 mm Ø, densely pubescent becoming glabrescent; tendrils several times bifurcate, ± densely pubescent; leaves simple, entire; petiole cylindrical, slender, 2-5 cm long, densely pubescent;[…]
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Ecology : Forest regrowth; clearing in rain-forest; lake sides.
  ? 200-650 m alt.

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Checklist Flow. Pl. Sub-Saharan Africa : 677 (2006).
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The International Plant Name Index
 
Map
carte afrique num 123823
 
Record n°123823 modified 2007-01-30
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