African Plant Database

Stephania cyanantha Welw. ex Hiern
Protologue : Cat. Afr. Pl. 1: 20 (1896) 
Information on the genus : Stephania
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Succulent liane, to 15 m; ™ flower unknown.
Ecology : Marsh, volcanic lava (Zaire); forest or secondary bushland (Kenya); scrub along river (Sudan: Imatong Mts.); medium altitudes: 1000 m and 2400 m. Precise ecological requirements partly unknown. Fernando Poo (Bioko).

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • Exell, A. & Wild, H. (1960). Flora Zambesiaca: Mozambique, Federation of Rhodesia and Nyasaland, Bechuanaland Protectorate. London Kew 1[1]: 170
  • Darbyshire, I. Kordofami, M. & al. (2015). The plants of Sudan and South Sudan, An annoted checklist. Kew Publishing
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Record n°57350 modified 2007-04-18
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