African Plant Database

Cissus gossweileri Exell & Mendonça
Protologue : Bol. Soc. Brot., Ser. 2 26: 226 (1952)
Information on the genus : Cissus
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Cissus gossweileri Exell & Mendonça var. gossweileri
Taxon infra-specific
Cissus gossweileri var. hirsuto-pubescens Dewit
Cissus gossweileri Exell & Mendonça var. gossweileri
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Decumbent or ± erect herb, slender, glabrous, rooting at nodes; tendrils rare and reduced, simple; stem and branches cylindrical, grooved; leaves simple; petiole 2-8 cm long; lamina ovate, deeply cordate at base, mucronate at apex,[…]
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Ecology : Forest gallery; rain-forest.
  Comprises 2 vars.
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Record n°177340 modified 2007-01-30
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