African Plant Database

Cissus kouandeensis A. Chev.
Protologue : Rev. Bot. Appl. 30: 454 (1950)
Information on the genus : Cissus
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Cissus arguta auct. sensu A. Chev. 1920, p.p.
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Stems woody, scandent, glaucous, to 6-8 m tall; stem to 3 cm Ø; trunk with ashy bark scaling off in slender sheets; young branches subherbaceous, angular, glabrous; tendrils slender, often bifid; leaves simple, cordiform, not or slightly lobed,[…]
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Ecology : Top of stony hills.
  400-550 m alt. ? Only known from 2 specimens, the first one collected in 1910.
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carte afrique num 123856
Record n°123856
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