Genus: Calystegia R. Br.

Family: Convolvulaceae
Common names: bindweed
Genus number: 1976
Last updated: 31-Jul-2018
Accession Count: 3 (2 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System
Comments: conserved (nom. cons.) against the homotypic synonym (Shenzhen ICN Art. 14.4 & App. III) Volvulus Medik., nom. rej.

List of Species Records in GRIN


  1. Stefanović, S. et al. 2003. Classification of Convolvulaceae: a phylogenetic approach. Syst. Bot. 28:797. Note: nested in Convolvulus

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Synonyms (=), probable synonyms (=~), and possible synonyms (~):


Check Index Nominum Genericorum for Calystegia
Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2020. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: Accessed 19 February 2020.