African Plant Database


Cissus egestosa Werderm.
Family : VITACEAE
Protologue : Notizbl. Bot. Gart. Berlin-Dahlem 13: 278 (1936)
Information on the genus : Cissus
 
 
Status
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Subshrubby climber; stems terete, striate, becoming somewhat woody, glabrous, drying brown; tendrils bifid or simple; leaves ovate to oblong, 2-10,5x0,5-5,5 cm, acuminate at apex, rounded to truncate at base, remotely serrate with narrow teeth[…]
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Ecology : Forest; bushland; rocky valley with scattered trees and shrubs.
  350-900 m alt. Related to C. oxyodonta (Bak.) Desc. from Madagascar.
 
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see under The International Plant Name Index
 
Map
carte afrique num 123843
 
Record n°123843 modified 2007-02-02
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