Cynanchum acutum

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Cynanchum acutum
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Scientific classification
Kingdom: Plantae
(unranked): Angiosperms
(unranked): Eudicots
(unranked): Asterids
Order: Gentianales
Family: Apocynaceae
Subfamily: Asclepiadaceae
Genus: Cynanchum
Species: C. acutum
Binomial name
Cynanchum acutum
L.
Synonyms[1]

Cynanchum acutum is a species of climbing vine swallowworts native to Europe, Africa, and Asia.[2][3]

Taxonomy[edit]

Two subspecies are often distinguished:

  • C. acutum subsp. acutum, Europe, Africa, western Asia[2]
  • C. acutum subsp. sibiricum, Asian[4]

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