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White Vine
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Plantae
(unranked): Angiosperms
(unranked): Eudicots
(unranked): Asterids
Order: Gentianales
Family: Apocynaceae
Subfamily: Asclepiadoideae
Genus: Sarcostemma
Species: S. clausum
Binomial name
Sarcostemma clausum
(Jacq.) Schult.
Synonyms
  • Asclepias clausa Jacquin, 1760
  • Cynanchum clausum (Jacquin) Jacquin, 1763
  • Asclepias viminalis Swartz, 1788
  • Funastrum clausum (Jacquin) Schlechter, 1914
  • Funastrum crassifolium (Decaisne) Schlechter, 1914

White Vine (Sarcostemma clausum) is a species of plant. It is also known as White Twinevine. It belongs in the subfamily Asclepiadoideae. It is native to southeastern United States and Texas.


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