African Plant Database


Cyphostemma elisabethvilleanum (Dewit) Desc. ex Wild & R. B. Drumm.
Family : VITACEAE
Protologue : Fl. Zambes. 2: 479 (1966)
Information on the genus : Cyphostemma
Basionym : Cissus elisabethvilleana Dewit
 
 
Status
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Cissus elisabethvilleana Dewit (1959)
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Suberect, prostrate or scrambling herb 20-60 cm long from a ± horizontal or ± globose tuber; stems pubescent with multicellular hairs and with longer red gland-tipped hairs; tendrils sometimes present; leaves digitately 3-foliolate;[…]
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Ecology : Long grass on steep hillside; wooded savannas on dry soil; Brachystegia and other woodlands.
  1250-1740 m alt.
 
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Map
carte afrique num 124134
 
Record n°124134 modified 2007-02-02
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