Skip to main content
This species is accepted, and its native range is Sierra Leone, Central African Republic.
A specimen from Kew's Herbarium

[FWTA]

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

Morphology General Habit
A climber
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers
Green or pinkish flowers
Morphology Reproductive morphology Fruits
Black fruits
Ecology
Mainly in savannah.

Doubtfully present in:

Nigeria

Native to:

Central African Repu, Sierra Leone

Cissus caesia Afzel. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Melville, F.A. [461], Sierra Leone 28207.000
Afzelius, Sierra Leone K000322790

First published in Rem. Guin.: 55 (1815)

Accepted by

  • Boulvert, Y. (1977). Catalogue de la Flore de Centrafrique 2(1): 1-85. ORSTROM, Bangui.
  • Govaerts, R. (1999). World Checklist of Seed Plants 3(1, 2a & 2b): 1-1532. MIM, Deurne.
  • Hutchinson, J., Dalziel, J.M. & Keay, R.W.J. (1954-1958). Flora of West Tropical Africa, ed. 2, 1: 1-828.

Literature

Flora of West Tropical Africa

  • F.W.T.A., ed. 1, 1: 476, partly
  • Gilg & Brandt in Engl. Bot. Jahrb. 46: 474
  • Remed. Guin. 55 (1815)
  • White in Kew Bull. 1951: 54.

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Boulvert, Y. (1977). Catalogue de la Flore de Centrafrique 2(1): 1-85. ORSTROM, Bangui.
  • Hutchinson, J., Dalziel, J.M. & Keay, R.W.J. (1954-1958). Flora of West Tropical Africa, ed. 2, 1: 1-828.

Flora of West Tropical Africa
Flora of West Tropical Africa
http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0

Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
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 2021. 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 2021. 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