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Pristimera preussii (Loes.) N. Hallé
Family : CELASTRACEAE
Information on the genus : Pristimera
Basionym : Hippocratea preussii Loes.
 
 
Status
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Hippocratea preussii Loes. (1905)
 Simirestis preussii (Loes.) N. Hallé
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Liane 4- >60 m long, with stem 4 cm ?; very near P. graciliflora but flower pedicels 0,2-1 mm (not 3-12 mm); flowers, inflorescences and leaves not or only slightly blackening when dry. The two species occur together in the Mouloundou region, S Cameroon.
Ecology : Rain-forest; swampy forest; riparian.
  400-700 m alt.

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Énum. Pl. Fleurs Afr. Trop. 2: 153 (1992).
 
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