Cissus quadrangularis L., Syst. Nat., ed. 12., 2: 124., 1767
Type: India, “Habitat in Arabia, India.” Lectotype: Herb. Linn. No. 149.3 (lecto: LINN). LT designated by Nasir & Ali in Nasir & Ali (ed.), Fl. Pakistan 147: 18. 1982.
Habit: Climber.
Distribution: Andhra Pradesh, Assam, Bihar, Daman & Diu, Goa, Gujarat, Karnataka, Kerala, Lakshadweep, Maharashtra, Odisha, Tamil Nadu [Asia: Bangladesh, China, Indonesia, Malaysia, Myanmar, Nepal, Oman, Pakistan, Philippines, Saudi Arabia, Sri Lanka, Thailand, Yemen; Africa: Angola, Benin, Cameroon, Chad, Egypt, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Gambia, Kenya, Malawi, Mali, Mozambique, Nigeria, Senegal, Somalia, South Africa, Sudan, Tanzania, Uganda, Zimbabwe].
Family

Vitaceae Durande

Genus

Cissus Durande