African Plant Database

Cissampelos mucronata A. Rich.
Protologue : Fl. Seneg. Tent. 1: 11 (1831)
Information on the genus : Cissampelos
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Cissampelos pareira var. mucronata (A. Rich.) Engl. (1899)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Cissampelos macrostachya Klotzsch (1861)
=Cissampelos zairensis Miers (1871)
=Cissampelos pareira subvar. zairensis (Miers) Engl. (1899)
=Cissampelos senensis Klotzsch (1861)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Liane.
Ecology : Open vegetation; savanna with shrubs, fringing forest, periodically flooded meadows, clearings, open depressions, to 2300 m alt. Botswana, Namibia, S. Africa (Transvaal, Swaziland, Natal).
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : perennial-Geophyte- Ht 2 - 2.5 m. Alt: 15 - 1850 m. Distribution: BOT, NAM, KN, LP, MP, SWZ

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • Exell, A. & Wild, H. (1960). Flora Zambesiaca: Mozambique, Federation of Rhodesia and Nyasaland, Bechuanaland Protectorate. London Kew 1[1]: 167,169
  • Darbyshire, I. Kordofami, M. & al. (2015). The plants of Sudan and south Sudan, An annoted checklist. Kew Publishing

Bibliography other :
  • Cat. Pl. Vasc. Burkina Faso:294 (2012)
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Record n°57327 modified 2007-04-18
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