Grapevine family: VITACEAE (ROSIDAE) of Australia
including Ampelopsidaceae, Cissaceae, Leeaceae, and Pterisanthaceae

Flower
Families
Flowers in Australia
  
  
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Plants in Australia Plant
Classes

Ampelopsis brevipedunculata varigatus
Porcelain Vine
Wyee, December 2008
Cayratia acris
Hairy Grape
Lockyer Valley, October 2009
Photos: courtesy of
Martin Bennett
Cayratia clematidea
Australian Native Grape
Sydney, February 2007
Cayratia saponaria
Smooth Grape
Lockyer Valley, January 2010
Photos: courtesy of
Martin Bennett
Cissus antarctica
Kangaroo Vine
Wyee, December 2007
Cissus hypoglauca
Water Vine
Wyee, December 2007
Clematicissus opaca
Pepper Vine
Photos courtesy of
Scott Gavins
Fraser Coast, Qld
Cyphostemma juttae
Namibian Grape
Wyee, February 2007
Parthenocissus tricuspidata
Boston Ivy
Sydney, October 2006
Vitis vinifera
Grapes
Sydney, August 2006

Some caterpillars of Australian Moths which have been reported as using species in VITACEAE for their foodplant are:


Agarista agricola

Coenotoca subaspersa

Phalaenoides glycinae

Phalaenoides tristifica

Epiphyas postvittana

Maroga melanostigma

Agrotis ipsilon

Deuterocopus tengstroemi

Pseudosesia oberthuri

Acosmeryx anceus

Gnathothlibus eras

Hippotion scrofa

Hyles livornicoides

Theretra celata

Theretra indistincta

Theretra latreillii

Theretra oldelandiae

Theretra turneri

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(updated 1 June 2013, 1 May 2017, 28 March 2020)