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Vincetoxicum nigrum(CYKNI)


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Basic information
  • EPPO code: CYKNI
  • Preferred name: Vincetoxicum nigrum
  • Authority: (Linnaeus) Mönch

Other scientific names
Name Authority
Cynanchum louiseae Kartesz & Gandhi
Cynanchum nigrum (Linnaeus) Persoon

Common names
Name Language
masera negre Catalan
pabrotera negre Catalan
schwarzer Schwalbenwurz German
black swallowwort English (US)
dark vincetoxicum English
dog-strangling vine English
Louise's swallowwort English
candeca Spanish
hierba del muermo Spanish
hierba lucera Spanish
hornaballo Spanish
luza Spanish
matatósigo negro Spanish
ornaballo Spanish
vencetósigo Spanish
vencetósigo negro Spanish
vence-veneno Spanish
cynanche noire French
dompte-venin noir French
vincetossico scuro Italian
zwarte engbloem Dutch
erva-contraveneno Portuguese
ластовень чёрный Russian
grekisk trädslinga Swedish
Kingdom Plantae ( 1PLAK )
Phylum Magnoliophyta ( 1MAGP )
Class Angiospermae ( 1ANGC )
Category Lamiids ( 1LAMD )
Order Gentianales ( 1GENO )
Family Apocynaceae ( 1APOF )
Subfamily Asclepiadoideae ( 1ASCS )
Genus Vincetoxicum ( 1VNCG )
Species Vincetoxicum nigrum ( CYKNI )