African Plant Database


Ampelocissus africana (Lour.) Merr. var. africana
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 Tropical Africa :
  • DARBYSHIRE, I. KORDOFAMI, M. & AL. (2015). The plants of Sudan and South Sudan, An annoted checklist. Kew Publishing : 156

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • TREGOLD M.H., H.M. BIEGEL & H. ASHTON (1986). Food plants of Zimbabwe: With Old and New Ways of Preparation : 1-2
  • KLOPPER R.R., CHATELAIN C,. & AL. (2006). Checklist Flowering Plants of Sub-Saharan Africa. Sabonet report 42 : 676
 
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