African Plant Database


Cayaponia africana (Hook. f.) Exell
Family : CUCURBITACEAE
Protologue : Cat. Vasc. Pl. S. Tome 186 (1944)
Information on the genus : Cayaponia
Basionym : Trianosperma africana Hook. f.
 
 
Status
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Trianosperma africana Hook. f.
 
Taxon infra-specific
Cayaponia africana var. madagascariensis Keraudren (1960)
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Perennial climbing herb with ramose stems.
Ecology : Moist or swampy places (rice-fields) in forest area; secondary formations; 300-400 m alt.; Mt. Cameroon, 2200-2400 m alt. S. Tomé.
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under chg
see under Flore d'Afrique Centrale
see under The International Plant Name Index
see under Tropicos.org. Missouri Botanical Garden
 
Map
carte afrique num 26275
 
Record n°26275
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