African Plant Database

Cyphostemma stipulaceum (Baker) Desc.
Protologue : Naturalia Monspel., Sér. Bot. 18: 228 (1967)
Information on the genus : Cyphostemma
Basionym : Vitis stipulacea Baker
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Vitis stipulacea Baker (1868)
 Cissus stipulacea (Baker) Planch. (1887)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Stem stout, angular, herbaceous, weak, densely clothed, when young, with spreading grey woolly hairs, some of them gland-tipped; leaves 5-foliolate, petiole 10-15 cm long; leaflets subsessile, lanceolate-obovate, the central one 12,5-15x6-7 cm[…]
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Ecology : Sporadic, in thickets at the borders of woods; damp tall-grassy places; more arid stony thickets amongst shrubs of Strychnos, at river bank.
  730 m alt.
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Record n°124232 modified 2007-02-02
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