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Araujia

Cladus: Eukaryota
Regnum: Plantae
Divisio: Magnoliophyta
Classis: Magnoliopsida
Ordo: Gentianales
Familia: Apocynaceae
Subfamilia: Asclepiadoideae
Tribus: Asclepiadeae
Subtribus: Oxypetalinae
Genus: Araujia
Species: A. angustifolia - A. graveolens - A. megapotamica - A. plumosa - A. sericifera - A. subhastata - A. undulata -

Name

Araujia Brot, Trans. Linn. Soc. London 12: 62-70, pl. 4-5. 1817.

References

* USDA: GRIN Species Records of Araujia[1]
* Tropicos.org. Missouri Botanical Garden. 27 Feb 2009 [2].

Araujia is a small genus of perennial vines in the dogbane family. There are about five species native to South America.

Species include:

* Araujia megapotamica
* Araujia sericifera - white bladderflower, cruel vine

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