Ampelopsis Michx.

Common Name: Peppervine

Family: Vitaceae

Published in: Fl. Bor.-Amer. (Michaux) 1: 159. 1803.

Other: 'Ampelos' is Greek for vine and 'opis' means similar, hence 'Ampelopsis' meaning vinelike and probably referring to its similarity to the grape vine (Stearn). Lectotype: A. cordata Michx. (Ill. Fl. N. U.S. (Britton & Brown), ed. 2 2: 509. 1913).

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