African Plant Database


Cissus milnei Verdc.
Family : VITACEAE
Protologue : Fl. Trop. E. Africa 28 (1993)
Information on the genus : Cissus
 
 
Status
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=*Cissus trothae auct. sensu Wild & R.B.Drumm. in F.Z., non Gilg & M.Brandt
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Erect, scrambling or trailing woody herb 0,6-1 m tall; stems stout, cylindrical, striate when dry, densely rusty pubescent; roots clustered, swollen, 30-60 cm long; tendrils absent; leaves mature at flowering time, ovate to suborbicular[…]
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Ecology : Brachystegia woodland on rocky hillsides; edges of swamps; boggy grassland on laterite.
  990-1550 m alt.
  Apparently rare or of very scattered occurrence (in Malawi sine loco).
 
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see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The International Plant Name Index
 
Map
carte afrique num 123942
 
Record n°123942
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