African Plant Database

Cissus senegalensis Lavie
Protologue : Bull. Inst. Fondam. Afrique Noire, Ser. A, Sci. Nat. 43(3–4): 254 (1981)
Information on the genus : Cissus
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Liane 8-10 m long; stem slightly woody in young specimens, ± hexagonal in cross-section, 5-25 mm Ø, arising from a slightly tuberous rootstock, glabrous; tendrils leaf-opposed, simple; leaves simple, wedge-shaped, sometimes ± cordate when young;[…]
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Ecology : Stream sides, climbing on Anogeissus leiocarpus; forest gallery, flooded banks.
  Near C. petiolata. Discovered in 1980.
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carte afrique num 123883
Record n°123883 modified 2007-01-31
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