African Plant Database

Cissus barteri (Baker) Planch.
Protologue : Monogr. Phan. 5: 491 (1887)
Information on the genus : Cissus
Basionym : Vitis barteri Baker
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Vitis barteri Baker (1868)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Cissus hauptiana Gilg
=Cissus laurentii De Wild.
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Herbaceous climber with cylindrical rather succulent stems 2-3 mm Ø, glabrous; tendrils simple, glabrous; leaves simple, glabrous; petiole cylindrical, flattened or canaliculate above, 3-10 cm long; lamina ovate, elliptic or lanceolate,[…]
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Ecology : Forest gallery; forest regrowth; rain-forests; secondary forest; thickets; half-deciduous forest; on clayey or swampy soils.
  Bioko/Fernando Poo.
  1-1200 m alt.

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Checklist Flow. Pl. Sub-Saharan Africa : 677 (2006).
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Record n°123828 modified 2007-04-02
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