African Plant Database


Cercestis ivorensis A. Chev.
Family : ARACEAE
Protologue : J. Bot. 22: 135 (1909) 
Information on the genus : Cercestis
 
 
Status
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Cercestis lanceolatus Engl. (1911)
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Resembling C. hepperi, but: leaves sometimes with truncate base (not always cordate), blade margin not yellowish; peduncle 3-5 cm long (not 7-14 cm).
Ecology : Rain-forest, in shade; often found on the first several meters of tree trunks; 200-400 m alt.
  Not in Gabon.
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The International Plant Name Index
 
Map
carte afrique num 33529
 
Record n°33529
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