Tetrastigma obtectum (Wall. ex M.A. Lawson) Planch. ex Franch., Monogr. Phan. 5: 434 1887. (syn: Tetrastigma burmanicum (Collett & Hemsley) Momiyama; Vitis burmanica Collett & Hemsl.; Vitis hederacea Wall. (ambiguous synonym); Vitis obtecta Wall.);
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China (Fujian, Gansu, Guangxi, Guizhou, Hunan, Sichuan, Yunnan), Taiwan, India (Uttar Pradesh, Arunachal Pradesh, Manipur), Sikkim, Bhutan, Myanmar [Burma] (widespread), Nepal, Vietnam as per Catalogue of Life;
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SK 2423 02 February 2020 : 14 posts by 2 authors. 5 images- 5 to 7 mb each.

Location: Godawari
Date: 24 January 2020
Elevation: 1740m.
Habitat: Wild
Which Tetrastigma ??


Tetrastigma obtectum var. glabrum (Lév. & Vaniot) Gagnep. ??

Keys as per Flora of China:
1 Branchlets, petioles, peduncles, and pedicels ± pubescent. 44a var. obtectum
+ Branchlets, petioles, peduncles, and pedicels glabrous. 44b var. glabrum
So your plant is not Tetrastigma obtectum var. glabrum (Lév. & Vaniot) Gagnep. Further it does not have any distribution as per Flora of China and Checklist of Nepal.

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Pl. check with the keys. It is not Tetrastigma obtectum var. glabrum (Lév. & Vaniot) Gagnep.
Also Tetrastigma obtectum var. glabrum (Lév. & Vaniot) Gagnep. is not listed in Flora of Nepal Online.

Flora of Nepal Online not updated so frequently. Book excerpts in my last mail was from authentic book published by the DPR, Nepal where it is listed in Nepal.


I think you are more worried about listing somewhere rather than checking the characters.


I guess both are equally important.



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SK 2426 03 February 2020 : 9 posts by 3 authors. 2 images- 1 mb each.
Location: Godawari Botaical Garden
Date: 24 January 2020
Elevation: 1493m.
Habitat: Cultivated

Cayratia pentaphylla ?


Did not find Cayratia pentaphylla …!

Keys from Flora of Bhutan at Vitaceae lead me to TetrastigmaandCissusdepending upon the tendrils (simple or bifid).
Pl. check

Tetrastigma obtectum (Wall. ex M.A.Lawson) Planch. ex Franch. ??


Thank you … I shall try to get flower and fruit images in the coming season.


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Tetrastigma obtectum (Wall. ex M.A.Lawson) Planch. ex Franch.: 4 very high res. images.

Location: Godawari, Lalitpur
Date: 02 March 2024
Altitude: 1600m.
Habitat : Wild

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Tetrastigma obtectum (Wall. ex M.A.Lawson) Planch. ex Franch.: 11 high res. images.

Location: Godawari, Lalitpur
Date: 04 May 2024
Altitude: 1600m.

Habitat : Wild


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