African Plant Database


Coccinia rehmannii Cogn.
Family : CUCURBITACEAE
Information on the genus : Coccinia
 
 
Status
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Coccinia ovifera Dinter & Gilg
=Coccinia rehmannii var. littoralis A. Meeuse
=*Coccinia palmata auct. sensu Meeuse, Bothalia 8 (1962) quoad specim. Earthy 1, non (Sond.) Cogn.
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Stem annual or perennial, slender, prostrate or scandent, arising from a large tuberous rootstock.
Ecology : Wooded grassland, woodland and coastal dunes; 0-1000 m alt. Namibia, S. Africa, Botswana.
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : perennial-Herb, Climber- Ht 0.5 - 5 m. Alt: 5 - 1850 m. Distribution: BOT, NAM, EC, FS, GA, KN, LP, MP, NC, NW, SWZ

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Bothalia 3: 256 (1937).
  • List South. African Succ. Pl. : 64 (1997).
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under Namibia photo from Kyffhauser
see under Flora of Mozambique
see under African Plants - a Photo Guide
see under Flora of Zimbabwe
 
Map
carte afrique num 26237
 
Record n°26237
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