African Plant Database


Cissus oreophila Gilg & M. Brandt
Family : VITACEAE
Protologue : Bot. Jahrb. Syst. 46: 445, 471 (1911) 
Information on the genus : Cissus
 
 
Status
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Cissus clematitis A. Chev.
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Herbaceous or subwoody climber to 6 m tall; stems cylindrical, 3-5 mm Ø, sparsely covered with medifixed hairs, denser at the nodes; tendrils bifid, sparsely pilose; leaves simple, entire; petiole cylindrical, 4-8 cm long, striate, sparsely pilose[…]
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Ecology : Forest, forest edges, forest gallery and regrowth.
  300-1440 m alt. Very close to C. tiliifolia.Confused with C. glaucophylla.
 
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see under Flore d'Afrique Centrale
see under The International Plant Name Index
 
Map
carte afrique num 123865
 
Record n°123865 modified 2007-04-04
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