Cercestis mirabilis

(N.E. Br.) Bogner 1985

This species is native to the West African rainforests.
It is a climbing plant changing the leaf shape and pattern with age.
Its synonym is Rhektophyllum mirabile N. E. Br. 1882.

A juvenile plant. Photo © Windy Aubrey.
A little older specimen already loses the leaf pattern.
photo © Bartosz T. Zalewski, 2005
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page created on: 2009-01-18
last updated on: 2010-02-16