African Plant Database


Prionostemma fimbriata (Exell) N. Hallé
Family : CELASTRACEAE
Information on the genus : Prionostemma
Basionym : Hippocratea fimbriata Exell
 
 
Status
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Hippocratea fimbriata Exell (1927)
 Simirestis fimbriata (Exell) N. Hallé ex R. Wilczek
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Hippocratea adolphi-fridericii Loes. ex Harms (1942)
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Liane 10-20 m long, glabrous; branches rounded; petals ciliate-fimbriate, green to chocolate-brown or white; fruit and seeds unknown.
Ecology : Riparian forest; sometimes frequent (Angola).
  c. 100 m alt. (Gabon).
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
 
Map
carte afrique num 78852
 
Record n°78852
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