Taxon profile


White Swallow-wort
Vincetoxicum hirundinaria Medik.

kingdom Plantae - plants »  divisio Magnoliophyta - flowering plants »  class Rosopsida - eudicots »  order Gentianales »  family Apocynaceae »  genus Vincetoxicum

Scientific synonyms

Alexitoxicon vincetoxicum
Antitoxicum officinale Pobed.
Asclepias vincetoxicum L.
Cynanchum vincetoxicum (L.) Pers.
Vincetoxicum officinale Moench
Vincetoxicum pyrenaicum Timb.-Lagr. & Jeanb.




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Intertaxon relationships

Included taxa

Number of records: 11

subspecies Vincetoxicum hirundinaria subsp. apodum (Willk.) O. Bolòs
subspecies Vincetoxicum hirundinaria subsp. cretaceum (Pobed.) Markgr.
subspecies Vincetoxicum hirundinaria subsp. intermedium (Loret & Barrandon) Markgr.

Vincetoxicum hirundinaria subsp. intermedium

subspecies Vincetoxicum hirundinaria subsp. luteolum (Jord. & Fourr.) La Valva, Moraldo & Caputo
subspecies Vincetoxicum hirundinaria subsp. nivale (Boiss. & Heldr.) Markgr.
subspecies Vincetoxicum hirundinaria subsp. stepposum (Pobed.) Markgr.

Links and literature

CZ Danihelka J., Chrtek J., Kaplan Z., Wild J. (23. 1. 2011): Seznam jmen cévnatých rostlin použitých v nálezové databázi květeny České republiky [], Botanický ústav AV ČR [as Vincetoxicum hirundinaria Medik.]
Data retrieved on: 21 November 2013
CZ Kubát et al. (2002): Klíč ke květeně České republiky, Academia, Praha [as Vincetoxicum hirundinaria Medik.]
EN Danihelka J., Chrtek J. Jr. & Kaplan Z. (2012): Checklist of vascular plants of the Czech Republic, Preslia 84: 647–811 [as Vincetoxicum hirundinaria Medik.]
Data retrieved on: 19 September 2014

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