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Genus: Cyphostemma

Life > eukaryotes > Archaeoplastida > Chloroplastida > Charophyta > Streptophytina > Plantae (land plants) > Tracheophyta (vascular plants) > Euphyllophyta > Lignophyta (woody plants) > Spermatophyta (seed plants) > Angiospermae (flowering plants) > Eudicotyledons > Core eudicots > Family: Vitaceae

About 250 species, found in tropical and subtropical regions, with 50 species found in southern Africa.

Species native to southern Africa

List from Plants of Southern Africa - an Online Checklist (SANBI), Flora of Zimbabwe and Flora of Mozambique.

Cyphostemma adenocaule

Recorded from Mozambique.

 

Cyphostemma anatomicum

 

Cyphostemma bainesii

 

Cyphostemma barbosae

 

Cyphostemma bororense

 

Cyphostemma buchananii

Cyphostemma cirrhosum

 

Cyphostemma congestum

Cyphostemma crotalarioides

Recorded from Zimbabwe.

Cyphostemma currorii

Cyphostemma dasypleurum

 

Cyphostemma flaviflorum

 

Cyphostemma gigantophyllum

Recorded from Zimbabwe and Mozambique.

 

Cyphostemma graniticum

Recorded from Zimbabwe.

Cyphostemma hardyi

 

Cyphostemma hereroense

 

Cyphostemma heterotrichum

Recorded from Zimbabwe.

 

Cyphostemma hispidiflorum

 

Cyphostemma humile

Cyphostemma hypoleucum

 

Cyphostemma junceum

Recorded from Zimbabwe.

Cyphostemma juttae

Cyphostemma kilimandscharicum

Recorded from Zimbabwe.

 

Cyphostemma kirkianum

Recorded from Zimbabwe.

 

Cyphostemma lanigerum

 

Cyphostemma lovemorei

Recorded from Zimbabwe.

 

Cyphostemma lynesii

Recorded from Zimbabwe and Mozambique.

 

Cyphostemma masukuense

Recorded from Zimbabwe.

 

Cyphostemma milleri

Recorded from Zimbabwe.

 

Cyphostemma montanum

Recorded from Zimbabwe.

Cyphostemma natalitium

 

Cyphostemma oleraceum

 

Cyphostemma omburense

 

Cyphostemma paucidentatum

 

Cyphostemma princeae

Recorded from Zimbabwe.

Cyphostemma puberulum

 

Cyphostemma quinatum

 

Cyphostemma rhodesiae

Recorded from Zimbabwe and Mozambique.

 

Cyphostemma ruacanense

 

Cyphostemma rubroglandulosum

 

Cyphostemma sandersonii

 

Cyphostemma schlechteri

 

Cyphostemma segmentatum

 

Cyphostemma simulans

 

Cyphostemma spinosopilosum

 

Cyphostemma subciliatum

 

Cyphostemma sulcatum

 

Cyphostemma uter

 

Cyphostemma viscosum

Recorded from Zimbabwe.

 

Cyphostemma woodii

 

Herbivores

Hippotion celerio (Silver Striped Hawkmoth)

Caterpillar have been recorded eating the leaves of Cyphostemma cirrhosum.

Lepidoptera: Sphingidae (hawkmoths)

 
 

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