African Plant Database

Hippocratea myriantha Oliv.
Information on the genus : Hippocratea
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Hippocratea pachnocarpa Loes. ex Fritsch (1901)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Liane 3-45 m in height; young branches rounded, glabrous, with ± white-bluish bloom; old branches ± lenticellate; old wood 4-furrowed, to 20 cm ?, with greyish, slightly rugose bark; stipule scars completely surrounding the twigs[…]
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Ecology : Wet, sometimes flooded forests; degraded forest; forest gallery; rocks etc.
  2-1350 m alt.
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