African Plant Database


Cissus touraensis A. Chev.
Family : VITACEAE
Protologue : Rev. Bot. Appl. 30: 455 (1950)
Information on the genus : Cissus
 
 
Status
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Erect, very slender herb, 45-100 cm tall, glabrous, arising from a deep rootstock; stems striate, ramose; tendrils rare, short, slender, simple; leaves sparingly pubescent beneath, not reticulate, ovate, cordate at base, acuminate, 5-7x3,5-6 cm,[…]
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Ecology : Savanna.
  In habit similar to a very reduced C. populnea. Discovered in 1909, rediscovered in 1951, and again a few times up to 1997.
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The International Plant Name Index
 
Map
carte afrique num 123886
 
Record n°123886
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