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  1. Family: Vitaceae Juss.
    1. Genus: Cissus L.
      1. Cissus oreophila Gilg & M.Brandt

        This species is accepted, and its native range is W. & W. Central Tropical Africa.

    [FWTA]

    Ampelidaceae, Hutchinson and Dalziel. Flora of West Tropical Africa 1:2. 1958

    Habit
    A large herbaceous climber with tough stems
    Flowers
    Flowers pink in bud, cream when open
    Ecology
    In forest.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Cameroon, Congo, Gabon, Ghana, Ivory Coast, Liberia, Nigeria

    Other Data

    Cissus oreophila Gilg & M.Brandt appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Mar 1, 2004 Etuge, M. [4955], Cameroon K000198657
    Jan 1, 1993 Tchouto (Mbatchou), P. [50], Cameroon K000086499
    Jul 1, 1975 Letouzey, R. [13943], Cameroon K000093434
    Jan 1, 1910 Mann, G. [1279], Cameroon K000093431
    Jan 1, 1910 Mann, G. [1279], Cameroon K000093432
    Maitland, T.D. [441], Cameroon K000093429
    Maitland, T.D. [441], Cameroon K000093430
    Zenker, G.A. [1398], Cameroon K000322773

    Bibliography

    First published in Bot. Jahrb. Syst. 46: 445, 471 (1912)

    Accepted by

    • Sita, P. & Moutsambote, J.-M. (2005). Catalogue des plantes vasculaires du Congo, ed. sept. 2005: 1-158. ORSTOM, Centre de Brazzaville.
    • Govaerts, R. (1999). World Checklist of Seed Plants 3(1, 2a & 2b): 1-1532. MIM, Deurne.

    Literature

    Flora of West Tropical Africa

    • in Engl. Bot. Jahrb. 46: 471 (1912).

    Kew Backbone Distributions

    • Sita, P. & Moutsambote, J.-M. (2005). Catalogue des plantes vasculaires du Congo, ed. sept. 2005: 1-158. ORSTOM, Centre de Brazzaville.

    Sources

    Flora of West Tropical Africa
    Flora of West Tropical Africa
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    Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
    'The Herbarium Catalogue, Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. Published on the Internet http://www.kew.org/herbcat [accessed on Day Month Year]'. Please enter the date on which you consulted the system.
    Digital Image © Board of Trustees, RBG Kew http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2020. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
    © Copyright 2017 World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0

    Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2020. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
    © Copyright 2017 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0