African Plant Database


Cissus silvestris Tchoumé
Family : VITACEAE
Protologue : Ann. Fac. Sci. Univ. Dakar 19: 183 (1967)
Information on the genus : Cissus
 
 
Status
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Stem climbing, woody, with tendrils; young stem polygonal; branches hexagonal; leaves ± oblong to ovate; petiole 5-8 cm long, rounded, channelled above; lamina 3-5-nerved at base; cymes leaf-opposed, shortly pedunculate, dichotomous;[…]
  see more in the book
Ecology : Clayey-muddy very humus-rich soil; clayey-sandy soil slightly humus-bearing.
  Near C. producta, C. miegei. A good species ? Discovered in 1961.
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The International Plant Name Index
 
Map
carte afrique num 123884
 
Record n°123884 modified 2007-01-31
Feedback about this record