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Black dog-strangling vine, black swallowwort
Vincetoxicum nigrum (L.) Moench

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Taxonomic Rank

Kingdom: Plantae
Phylum: Magnoliophyta
Class: Magnoliopsida
Subclass: Asteridae
Order: Gentianales
Family: Asclepiadaceae
Genus: Vincetoxicum

Other System Links

Plants: CYLO11
Bayer: CYKNI
GRIN: 405616
ITIS: 506929

Synonyms and Other Names

Other Common Names:
Louis' swallow-wort

Related Scientific Names:

Cynanchum louiseae Kartesz & Gandhi(Synonym)
Cynanchum nigrum Kartesz & Gandhi(Synonym)


Category: Vines
Category: Forbs/Herbs