African Plant Database


Ruthalicia longipes (Hook. f.) C. Jeffrey
Family : CUCURBITACEAE
Information on the genus : Ruthalicia
Basionym : Physedra longipes Hook. f.
 
 
Status
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Physedra longipes Hook. f.
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Herbaceous climber with rather stout stems, sometimes thick, bark; small leaf-blade on long petiole (persistent, spiny).
Ecology : Undergrowth in rain-forest with Celtis and Sterculiaceae; secondary brushwood; stream banks in forest, 1-200 m alt. (Mt. Cameroon). Fernando Poo (Bioko).
 
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Record n°26300 modified 2007-03-30
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