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|Family: Vitaceae||View Description||Dichotomous Key|
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Stem: bark not peeling; stem center white, not partitioned at nodes; tendril tips generally without adhering disks. Leaf: simple [compound; leaflets 3--5], serrate [entire]. Inflorescence: cyme or panicle. Flower: calyx green, lobes shallow; petals free, green; nectaries raised above ovary. Seed: 1--4, obovoid.
Species In Genus: 350 species: temperate, tropics. Etymology: (Greek: ivy)
eFlora Treatment Author: Eric B. Wada & M. Andrew Walker
Jepson Online Interchange
Previous taxon: Vitaceae
Next taxon: Cissus antarctica
Citation for this treatment: Eric B. Wada & M. Andrew Walker 2016. Cissus, in Jepson Flora Project (eds.) Jepson eFlora, http://ucjeps.berkeley.edu/cgi-bin/get_IJM.pl?tid=10285, accessed on April 29, 2016.
Citation for the whole project: Jepson Flora Project (eds.) 2016. Jepson eFlora, http://ucjeps.berkeley.edu/IJM.html, accessed on April 29, 2016.