African Plant Database

Cissus aristolochiifolia Planch.
Protologue : Monogr. Phan. 5: 488 (1887)
Information on the genus : Cissus
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Climber with scattered caducous hairs when young; tendrils 2-fid; leaves simple; petiole to 4,8 cm long; lamina to 8,5x9 cm, but usually smaller, broadly to very broadly ovate, obtuse or acute at apex, margin minutely serrate with teeth to 1 mm long[…]<
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Ecology : Riverine vegetation.
  c. 1000 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
see under Flora of Mozambique
carte afrique num 123826
Record n°123826 modified 2007-01-30
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