African Plant Database

Cissus albiporcata Masinde & L. E. Newton
Protologue : Fl. Trop. E. Africa 43 (1993)
Information on the genus : Cissus
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Climber, tendrillate, with root-tubers; stem jointed, 8-sided, with 4 broad green faces alternating with 4 much narrower (±1-1,7 mm) flat intermediate whitish grey faces, usually green but sometimes purplish maroon in young stems;[…]
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Ecology : Bushland in rocky areas.
  10-1220 m alt. Near C. quadrangularis; first collection in 1902; few other later collections; described in 1993.
  Somalia ?
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carte afrique num 123910
Record n°123910 modified 2007-01-30
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