Hawaiian Ecosystems at Risk project (HEAR)

Cissus nodosa
(Vitaceae)

Javanese treebine, grape ivy

HEAR home  >  species info  >  plants  >  Cissus nodosa (Vitaceae)
(hints)
Species description or overview Taxonomy & nomenclature Impacts Risk assessments Images
Distribution Cited as invasive Full-text articles Other resources  

Let us know if you have suggestions for additional references to add to this page.


Species description or overview

Cissus nodosa information from PIER
Information on Cissus nodosa as relevant to Pacific Islands is provided by the Pacific Island Ecosystems at Risk project (PIER).


Taxonomy & nomenclature

GRIN nomenclature info for Cissus nodosa
Nomenclatural information about Cissus nodosa is provided by USDA/ARS/NGRP/GRIN.

Cissus nodosa information from the Smithsonian's Flora of the Hawaiian Islands
Information about Cissus nodosa--including nomenclature and synonymy, and status and distribution in Hawaii--is provided by the "Flora of the Hawaiian Islands" website of the Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History. Links from this page include descriptive information about the species, as well as worldwide distributional information and general information about the genus.

Cissus nodosa information from ITIS
The Integrated Taxonomic Information System ITIS provides authoritative taxonomic information on Cissus nodosa, as well as other plants, animals, fungi, and microbes of North America and the world.

IPNI nomenclature info for Cissus nodosa
Nomenclatural information about Cissus nodosa is provided by The International Plant Names Index (IPNI).


Impacts

Cissus nodosa (Vitaceae): species information from GCW
Information on Cissus nodosa as relevant to Pacific Islands is provided by the Global Compendium of Weeds (GCW).


Risk assessments

Cissus nodosa weed risk assessment for Hawaii-Pacific
Results of a weed risk assessment for Cissus nodosa for the Hawaii-Pacific region are presented by the Hawaii-Pacific Weed Risk Assessment team.


Images

Cissus nodosa information from the Smithsonian Flora of the Hawaiian Islands
Information about Cissus nodosa in Hawaii is available from the Smithsonian Flora of the Hawaiian Islands.

Cissus nodosa images from PIER
Images of Cissus nodosa provided by the Pacific Island Ecosystems at Risk project (PIER).

Photos of grape ivy
Images with notes on locations are from the Plants of Hawaii site.


Distribution

Cissus nodosa information from the Smithsonian Flora of the Hawaiian Islands
Information about Cissus nodosa in Hawaii is available from the Smithsonian Flora of the Hawaiian Islands.

Cissus nodosa information from the Smithsonian's Flora of the Hawaiian Islands
Information about Cissus nodosa--including nomenclature and synonymy, and status and distribution in Hawaii--is provided by the "Flora of the Hawaiian Islands" website of the Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History. Links from this page include descriptive information about the species, as well as worldwide distributional information and general information about the genus.


Cited as invasive

Hawaii State DLNR/DOFAW cites Cissus nodosa (Vitaceae) as a weedy species used in horticulture
Grape ivy (Cissus nodosa) is on Hawaii's Most Invasive Horticultural Plants list from the Hawaii State Department of Land and Natural Resources, Division of Forestry and Wildlife.


Full-text articles

Alien plant invasions in native ecosystems of Hawaii: Management and research
Stone, Charles P., Clifford W. Smith, and J. Timothy Tunison (eds.) . 1992. Alien plant invasions in native ecosystems of Hawaii: Management and research. Honolulu: University of Hawaii Cooperative National Park Resources Studies Unit. ISBN: 0-8248-1474-6.


Other resources

Records of the Hawaii Biological Survey for 1997 (part 2: Notes) View info about Adobe Acrobat PDF format
Bishop Museum searchable database of arthropods found in Hawaii. Can also be browsed. Results will link to status and distribution of each species.

Survey of invasive or potentially invasive cultivated plants in Hawaii (Bishop Museum, 2000) View info about Adobe Acrobat PDF format
Plants that do (or could) escape from garden cultivation to become weedy pests are the focus of this paper which supplements the reference manual, A Tropical Garden Flora, by Staples and Herbst.


PDF icon Some documents posted on the HEAR website are in Adobe Acrobat PDF format. If your computer is not already set up to read these files, you can download the FREE Adobe Acrobat reader. You can set up most web browsers to automatically invoke this reader (as a "helper application" or "add-in") upon encountering documents of this type (refer to your browser's documentation for how to do this). download Acrobat reader


The Hawaiian Ecosystems at Risk (HEAR) project was historically funded by the Pacific Basin Information Node (PBIN) of the National Biological Information Infrastructure (NBII) through PIERC (USGS) with support from HCSU (UH Hilo). More details are available online. Pacific Basin Information Node (PBIN) National Biological Information Infrastructure (NBII)

species lists  ]    [  plants  ]    [  HEAR home  ]

Comments?  Questions?  Send e-mail to: webmaster@hear.org

The content of this page is based on information last generated on 07 August 2017 by PT. The template for this page was created on 15 March 2004 by EMS, and was last updated on 20 February 2006 by PT. Valid HTML 4.01!