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Cissus  L.
Taxonomic Serial No.: 28634

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Plantae  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Common Name(s): treebind [English]
    treebine [English]
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: accepted  
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: partial   
  Latest Record Review: 2011   

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomPlantae  – plantes, Planta, Vegetal, plants  
    SubkingdomViridiplantae  – green plants  
       InfrakingdomStreptophyta  – land plants  
             DivisionTracheophyta  – vascular plants, tracheophytes  
                SubdivisionSpermatophytina  – spermatophytes, seed plants, phanérogames  
                            FamilyVitaceae  – grapes  
                               GenusCissus L. – treebind, treebine  
    Direct Children:  
                                  Species Cissus antarctica Venten. – kangaroo vine 
                                  Species Cissus erosa Rich. – caro de tres hojas 
                                  Species Cissus intermedia A. Rich. – intermediate treebine 
                                  Species Cissus nodosa Blume – Javanese treebine 
                                  Species Cissus obovata Vahl – spoonleaf treebine 
                                  Species Cissus quadrangularis L. – veldt-grape 
                                  Species Cissus repens Lam.  
                                  Species Cissus rhombifolia Vahl – grape ivy 
                                  Species Cissus rotundifolia (Forssk.) Vahl – Venezuelan treebine 
                                  Species Cissus trifoliata (L.) L. – sorrelvine 
                                  Species Cissus verticillata (L.) Nicolson & Jarvis – seasonvine 

  Expert: Jun Wen  
  Notes: Research Botanist and Curator, National Herbarium, National Museum of Natural History, MRC 166, PO Box 37012, Washington, DC 20013-7012, USA   
  Reference for: Cissus    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Cissus   
  Source: The PLANTS Database, database (version 4.0.4)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Notes: National Plant Data Center, NRCS, USDA. Baton Rouge, LA 70874-4490 USA.   
  Reference for: Cissus   
  Source: The PLANTS Database, database (version 5.1.1)  
  Acquired: 2000   
  Notes: National Plant Data Center, NRCS, USDA. Baton Rouge, LA 70874-4490 USA.   
  Reference for: Cissus   
  Source: Vitaceae of North America Update, database (version 2011)  
  Acquired: 2011   
  Notes: Updated for ITIS by the Flora of North America Expertise Network, in connection with an update for USDA PLANTS (2007-2010)   
  Reference for: Cissus   
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