African Plant Database

Cissampelos owariensis P. Beauv. ex DC.
Protologue : Prodr. (DC.) 1: 100 (1824)
Information on the genus : Cissampelos
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Cissampelos pareira var. owariensis (Beauvais ex DC.) Oliv. (1868)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Cissampelos insolita Miers ex Oliv. (1868)
=Cissampelos robertsonii Exell (1926)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Twining herb.
Ecology : Rain-forest; fringing forest; 1-900 m alt. (E Africa) – Secondary forest, marsh, savanna, clearings, forest edges, termitemounds (Zaire).

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • Exell, A. & Wild, H. (1960). Flora Zambesiaca: Mozambique, Federation of Rhodesia and Nyasaland, Bechuanaland Protectorate. London Kew 1[1]: 169
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Record n°57334 modified 2007-04-18
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