Cyphostemma setosum (Roxb.) Alston

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Synonyms: Cissus setosa Roxb.
Cyphostemma psammophila Gilg & Brandt
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Frequency: Probably rare
Status: Native
Prostrate herb. Tendrils present. Leaves (sub)sessile, 3(5)-foliolate.
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Habitat: In woodland.
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Worldwide distribution: Tanzania, Malawi and Mozambique. Also in India and Sri Lanka.
Malawi distribution: S
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Wild, H, Drummond, R.B. & Gonçalves, M.L. (1969). 50. Vitaceae Flora de Moçambique Junta de Investigaçoes de Ultramar, Centro de Botanica Pages 38 - 39.

Wild, H. & Drummond, R.B. (1966). Vitaceae Flora Zambesiaca 2(2) Page 476.

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Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave, 2014-23

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2023). Flora of Malawi: Species information: Cyphostemma setosum., retrieved 27 March 2023

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