African Plant Database


Coccinia barteri (Hook. f.) Keay
Family : CUCURBITACEAE
Information on the genus : Coccinia
Basionym : Staphylosyce barteri Hook. f.
 
 
Status
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Staphylosyce barteri Hook. f.
 Physedra barteri (Hook. f.) Cogn. (1881)
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Coccinia macrocarpa Cogn. (1916) excl. pl. foem. Luja 125
=Physedra elegans Harms & Gilg (1905) p.p., quoad fem. specim.
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Perennial climber or trailer to 5 m long; stems slender herbaceous.
Ecology : Rain-forest, swampy fringing or dry forests, edges of forest, fallow land; 700-±1550 m alt.; Mt. Cameroon, 1-800 m alt.

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • Darbyshire, I. Kordofami, M. & al. (2015). The plants of Sudan and South Sudan, An annoted checklist. Kew Publishing

Bibliography other :
  • Evolutionary Biology 11:28 (2011)
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under Flore d'Afrique Centrale
see under Flora of Mozambique
see under Flora of Zimbabwe
 
Map
carte afrique num 26244
 
Record n°26244 modified 2007-03-30
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