African Plant Database


Ampelocissus africana (Lour.) Merr. var. africana
Family : VITACEAE
Information on the genus : Ampelocissus
Basionym : Botria africana Lour.
 
 
Status
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Botria africana Lour. (1790)
 Ampelocissus africana (Lour.) Merr.
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Vitis grantii Baker (1868)
=Ampelocissus grantii (Baker) Planch. (1885)
=Vitis mossambicensis Klotzsch (1861)
=Ampelocissus mossambicensis (Klotzsch) Planch. (1885)
=Ampelocissus schliebenii Werderm. (1936)
=Ampelocissus volkensii Gilg (1895)
=Ampelocissus gourmaensis A. Chev. (1950)
=Ampelocissus asarifolia (Baker) Planch.
=Ampelocissus chantinii (Carrière) Planch.
=Vitis asarifolia Baker
=Vitis chantinii Carrière
 
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : biology: perennial -Climber - Ht indefinite Alt: +/- 1000 m. Distribution: BOT, NAM

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Food plants of Zimbabwe : 1-2 (1986).
  • Checklist Flow. Pl. Sub-Saharan Africa : 676 (2006).

Bibliography other :
  • Darbyshire, I. Kordofami, M. & al. (2015). The plants of Sudan and south Sudan, An annoted checklist. Kew Publishing
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under Flora of Mozambique
see under Flora of Zimbabwe
 
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