African Plant Database


Telfairia pedata (Sm. ex Sims) Hook.
Family : CUCURBITACEAE
Protologue : Bot. Mag. 54: t. 2751-52 (1827)
Information on the genus : Telfairia
 
 
Status
Status for MA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Fevillea pedata Sm. ex Sims (1826)
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Joliffia africana Bojer ex Delile (1827)
=Telfairia africana (Delile) A. Chev. (1949)
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Liane with fleshy roots; stems herbaceous, climbing to >30 m stems angular, furrowed, reddish.
Ecology : Rain- and riverine forest; 0-1100 m alt. Cultivated (also in the Mascarene Is.).
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under chg
see under Flore d'Afrique Centrale
see under Catalogue de Madagascar
see under Flora of Mozambique
see under Tropicos.org. Missouri Botanical Garden
see under Flora of Zimbabwe
 
Map
carte afrique num 26305
 
Record n°26305 modified 2008-11-20
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