African Plant Database


Cissus cucumerifolia Planch.
Family : VITACEAE
Protologue : Monogr. Phan. 5: 474 (1887)
Information on the genus : Cissus
 
 
Status
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Cissus viniferoides Mildbr. (1934)
=Cissus macrantha Werderm. (1936)
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Liane with stems 4-5-angled and lax, with white crisped pubescence or glabrescent; tendrils 2-fid; leaves simple; petiole to 15 cm long, pubescent as the stems; lamina to 15x6 cm, broadly transversely elliptic to very broadly ovate,[…]
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Ecology : Riverine forest; woodland; grassland with scattered groups of trees and rocks.
  near sea-level to 1000 m alt.
 
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Map
carte afrique num 123837
 
Record n°123837
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