African Plant Database

Anredera cordifolia (Ten.) Steenis
Protologue : Fl. Males., Ser. 1, Spermat. 5: 303 (1957)
Notes : [Am. S.]
Information on the genus : Anredera
Basionym : Boussingaultia cordifolia Ten.
Status for MA : accepted (naturalised-introduced)
Status for NA : accepted (naturalised-introduced)
Status for SA : accepted (naturalised-introduced)
Status for TA : accepted (naturalised-introduced)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Boussingaultia cordifolia Ten. (1854)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Boussingaultia baselloides Kunth (1825)
=Anredera baselloides (Kunth) Baill. (1887) sensu auct. Madagascar ?
=*Boussingaultia baselloides auct. non Kunth
=Boussingaultia gracilis Miers (1864)
=Boussingaultia gracilis f. pseudobaselloides Hauman
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : perennial-Climber, Succulent- Ht 1.5 - 8 m. Alt: 10 - 1800 m. Distribution: LES, EC, KN, MP, WC, SWZ
Biol./Eco : Herb, Vine; Subhumid; Anthropic; 1000-1499 m; distribution: Naturalised in Madagascar.

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • List South. African Succ. Pl. : 41 (1997).
  • El Mokni R., A. Elaissi & F. Verloove (2019). New Succulents for the Tunisian and North African Alien Flora. Haseltonia 26: 69 

Bibliography for North Africa :
  • Énum. Pl. Fleurs Afr. Trop. : 10 (1991).
  • HANSEN, A. & P. SUNDING (1993). Flora of Macaronesia. Checklist of vascular plants. 4. revised edition Sommerfeltia 17: 1-295
  • Borges P.A.V., C. Abreu & al. (2008). A list of the terrestrial fungi, flora and fauna of Madeira and Selvagens archipelagos. Direcção Regional do Ambiente da Madeira and Universidade dos Açores
  • DOBIGNARD, A. (2009). Contributions à la connaissance de la flore du Maroc et de l'Afrique du Nord. Nouvelle série, 2. La flore du Nord Maroc. J. Bot. Soc. Bot. France 46-47: 12

Bibliography other :
  • Sakhraoui, N., S. Metallaoui & A. Chefrour (2019). Naturalisation d’Anredera cordifolia (Basellaceae) en Algérie. Fl. Medit. 29: 159 
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Record n°23817 modified 2020-07-27
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