Parthenocissus vitacea (Knerr) Hitchc.

First published in Spring Fl. Manhattan: 26 (1894)
This name is a synonym of Parthenocissus inserta

POWO follows these authorities in synonymising this name:

  • Knapp, W.M. & Naczi, R.F.C. (2021). Vascular plants of Maryland, USA. A comprehensive account of the state's botanical diversity. Smithsonian Contributions to Botany 113: 1-151. [Cited as Parthenocissus inserta.]
  • Pringle, J.S. (2010). Nomenclature of the Thicket Creeper, Parthenocissus inserta (Vitaceae). Michigan Botanist 49(3): 73-78. [Cited as Parthenocissus inserta.]

This name was accepted following an alternative taxonomy by these authorities:

  • Flora of North America Editorial Committee (2016). Flora of North America North of Mexico 12: 1-603. Oxford University Press, New York, Oxford. [Cited as Parthenocissus vitacea.]
  • Powell, A.M. & Worthington, R.D. (2018). Flowering plants of Trans-Pecos Texas and adjacent areas: 1-1444. BRIT Press. [Cited as Parthenocissus vitacea.]

Other Data

Other Kew resources that provide information on this taxon:


  • Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone

    • The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants 2023. Published on the Internet at and
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