African Plant Database

Cissampelos mucronata A. Rich.
Protologue : Fl. Seneg. Tent. 1: 11 (1831)
Information on the genus : Cissampelos
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Cissampelos pareira var. mucronata (A. Rich.) Engl. (1899)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Cissampelos macrostachya Klotzsch (1861)
=Cissampelos zairensis Miers (1871)
=Cissampelos pareira subvar. zairensis (Miers) Engl. (1899)
=Cissampelos senensis Klotzsch (1861)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Liane.
Ecology : Open vegetation; savanna with shrubs, fringing forest, periodically flooded meadows, clearings, open depressions, to 2300 m alt. Botswana, Namibia, S. Africa (Transvaal, Swaziland, Natal).
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : perennial-Geophyte- Ht 2 - 2.5 m. Alt: 15 - 1850 m. Distribution: BOT, NAM, KN, LP, MP, SWZ

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
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