African Plant Database


Cissus gambiana Desc.
Family : VITACEAE
Protologue : Bull. Soc. Bot. France 114: 351 (1968) 
Information on the genus : Cissus
 
 
Status
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Subwoody erect stiff tough, slightly ramose shrub to 1 m tall, with ferruginous, ± dense indumentum on all parts except corolla and ovary, of ± curly bifid hairs usually with unequal branches; stems clearly grooved, to 15-20 mm Ø at base[…]
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Ecology : Sunny and xerophilous situations; scree and small cliff of laterite; rather abundant.
  Near C. doeringii.
 
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see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The International Plant Name Index
 
Map
carte afrique num 123849
 
Record n°123849 modified 2007-01-30
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