African Plant Database

Adenia kirkii (Mast.) Engl.
Protologue : Bot. Jahrb. Syst. 14: 375 (1891)
Information on the genus : Adenia
Basionym : Modecca kirkii Mast.
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Modecca kirkii Mast. (1871)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Herbaceous climber, to 3 m long; sterile tendrils to 12 cm long.
Ecology : Shrublayer of evergreen forest, grassland; mostly near the coast; sandy soil; 0-700 m alt.
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see under The International Plant Name Index
see under Flora of Mozambique
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Record n°114513 modified 2006-11-15
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