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WAG.1862143 | Cyphostemma ukerewense var. gabonicum Desc.
Registration number
WAG.1862143
Scientific name
Cyphostemma ukerewense var. gabonicum Desc.
Source
Naturalis - Botany catalogues
License
CC0 4.0
Institution
Naturalis Biodiversity Center
Collection name
Botany
Description
Liana, scrambling through roadside. Leaves herbaceous, upper side somewhat glossy, darkish green, lower side dull, palish green. Entire plant covered by sticky, green to purple glandular hairs.Tepals outside white with blood-red margins, apex green with 3 purple headed glands, inside purple-red with a white central spot at base. Filaments white, anthers yellow. Style white at base, purple at the apex.Fruits ovoid, 9 x 8 mm, darkish green, mature very dark purple to black.
Locality
Africa; Gabon; Ogooué-Ivindo; 24 km on road Mékambo to Madjingo.
Collecting start date
2000-12-27