Family:
Vitaceae Juss.

Vitis L.

This genus is accepted, and its native range is Temp. Northern Hemisphere to Tropical Mountains.

Doubtfully present in:

French Guiana

Native to:

Afghanistan, Alabama, Albania, Amur, Arizona, Arkansas, Assam, Austria, Bahamas, Bangladesh, Belize, Bulgaria, California, Cambodia, China North-Central, China South-Central, China Southeast, Christmas I., Colombia, Colorado, Connecticut, Corse, Costa Rica, Cuba, Cyprus, Czechoslovakia, Delaware, District of Columbia, Dominican Republic, East Himalaya, Ecuador, El Salvador, Florida, France, Georgia, Germany, Greece, Guatemala, Hainan, Haiti, Honduras, Hungary, Illinois, India, Indiana, Iowa, Iran, Iraq, Italy, Jamaica, Japan, Jawa, Kansas, Kentucky, Khabarovsk, Kirgizstan, Korea, Krym, Kuril Is., Laos, Lebanon-Syria, Leeward Is., Louisiana, Maine, Manchuria, Manitoba, Maryland, Massachusetts, Mexico Central, Mexico Gulf, Mexico Northeast, Mexico Northwest, Mexico Southeast, Mexico Southwest, Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Montana, Myanmar, Nansei-shoto, Nebraska, Nepal, Nevada, New Brunswick, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New Mexico, New York, Nicaragua, North Carolina, North Caucasus, North Dakota, Nova Scotia, Ohio, Oklahoma, Ontario, Oregon, Pakistan, Palestine, Panamá, Pennsylvania, Philippines, Primorye, Puerto Rico, Québec, Rhode I., Romania, Sakhalin, Sardegna, Sicilia, South Carolina, South Dakota, Sumatera, Switzerland, Tadzhikistan, Taiwan, Tennessee, Texas, Thailand, Tibet, Transcaucasus, Turkey, Turkey-in-Europe, Turkmenistan, Ukraine, Utah, Uzbekistan, Venezuela, Vermont, Vietnam, Virginia, West Himalaya, West Virginia, Wisconsin, Wyoming, Yugoslavia

Introduced into:

Algeria, Angola, Argentina Northeast, Azores, Baleares, Belgium, British Columbia, Canary Is., Cape Verde, Caroline Is., Chad, East Aegean Is., East European Russia, Easter Is., Eritrea, Ethiopia, Gulf of Guinea Is., Idaho, Kazakhstan, Kriti, Libya, Madeira, Marianas, Morocco, New Zealand North, Peru, Poland, Portugal, Saskatchewan, South European Russi, Spain, Trinidad-Tobago, Tunisia, Washington

Vitis L. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status Has image?
40713.000 No
Wallich, N. [Cat. no. 9031], Malaysia K001132120 Yes
De Silva, F. [Cat. no. 9032] K001132121 Yes

First published in Sp. Pl.: 202 (1753)

Accepted by

  • Govaerts, R., Nic Lughadha, E., Black, N., Turner, R. & Paton, A. (2021). The World Checklist of Vascular Plants, a continuously updated resource for exploring global plant diversity. https://doi.org/10.1038/s41597-021-00997-6 Scientific Data 8: 215.

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  • Kew Backbone Distributions

    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2022. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
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