African Plant Database


Cissus trothae Gilg & M. Brandt
Family : VITACEAE
Protologue : Bot. Jahrb. Syst. 46: 447, 474 (1911) 
Information on the genus : Cissus
 
 
Status
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Erect or suberect shrub, 1,2-3 m tall, the branches becoming scandent; stems ± square, densely velvety with ferruginous hairs or later ± greyish silvery; tendrils present and bearing a stipule-like organ below the middle […]
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Ecology : Isoberlinia-Brachystegia and Combretum-Commiphora-Lannea-Delonix-Sterculia woodland; semi-evergreen bushland; sometimes in quite arid places, usually on granite outcrops.
  950-1650 m alt.
  Not in Zambia, Zimbabwe and Malawi (= C. milnei).
 
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Map
carte afrique num 123887
 
Record n°123887 modified 2007-01-31
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