African Plant Database

Cissus farinosa Planch.
Protologue : Monogr. Phan. 5: 488 (1887)
Information on the genus : Cissus
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Vitis farinosa Welw. ex Baker
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Stem wide-climbing, rather woody, terete, finely striate, densely clothed with white puberulent meal when young; leaves rounded-cordate, 10-15x10-15cm, the basal lobes 2,5 cm or more deep, apex cuspidate, margins ± ciliate-denticulate[…]
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Ecology : Primitive woods; primitive coffee-woods.
  Collected only twice, in 1855.
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Record n°123845 modified 2007-01-30
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