African Plant Database


Cissus carrissoi Exell & Mendonça
Family : VITACEAE
Protologue : Bol. Soc. Brot., Ser. 2 26: 227 (1952)
Information on the genus : Cissus
 
 
Status
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Climber with subcylindrical, sulcate or striate branches; tendrils ferruginous-pubescent becoming glabrescent; leaves simple; petiole 15 cm long, ferruginous-tomentose, soon glabrescent; lamina 22x18 cm, ovate-cordate, acuminate at apex[…]
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Ecology : Low vegetation in riverine hydrophilous forest.
  Near C. farinosa. Only known from the type ?

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Checklist Flow. Pl. Sub-Saharan Africa : 677 (2006).
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under Flore d'Afrique Centrale
see under The International Plant Name Index
 
Map
carte afrique num 123834
 
Record n°123834 modified 2007-01-30
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