African Plant Database

Ampelocissus obtusata (Welw. ex Baker) Planch. subsp. obtusata
Protologue : Vigne Amer. Vitic. Eur. 9(2): 48 (1885)
Information on the genus : Ampelocissus
Basionym : Vitis obtusata Welw. ex Baker
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Ampelocissus obtusata (Welw. ex Baker) Planch. (1885)
 Vitis obtusata Welw. ex Baker (1868)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Ampelocissus brunneo-rubra Gilg (1903)
=Ampelocissus aesculifolia Gilg & M. Brandt (1911)
=Ampelocissus arcuata (Welw. ex Baker) Planch.
=Ampelocissus obtusata var. quercifolia (Rolfe) Rolfe p.p.
=Ampelocissus quercifolia (Rolfe) Gilg & M. Brandt
=Vitis arcuata Welw. ex Baker
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : erect, without tendrils.
Ecology : often at lower altitudes (60-1750 m) than subsp. obtusata (> 600 m).-- Intermediates between the subspp. are known.
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see under Flora of Mozambique
see under Missouri Botanical Garden
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Record n°124002 modified 2007-02-14
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