Patagonia Wildflowers
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cats claw
Dolichandra cynanchoides
Dolichandra cynanchoides
cats claw Bignonias
Dolichandra cynanchoides Bignoniaceae
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English common name
  •cats claw
Spanish common names
  •uña de gato
  •sacha guasca
  •sacha huasca
  •teyú isipó
  •uña de gato
accepted scientific name
  •Dolichandra cynanchoides Cham.
rules for finding collection records
  •Dolichandra cynanchoides (515)
family name
  • Bignoniaceae
Image Author: ©2007 Zoya Akulova
Image License: CC BY-NC
Image Source
Category: Woody Vines
Flowers: Four petals, Five petals, Tubular shaped flowers
Petal colors: color color
Flower size is about 2.4 inches
Leaf: Opposite, Compound
Plant Observed All Year

How Likely at this Location (64%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (81%)
Links to Plant Descriptions
Instituto Darwinion (17)
Wikipedia Español (2)
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iNaturalist (100)
Wikimedia Commons (3) (3)
Flora Uruguay (1)
SEINet (1)
Cal Photos (2)
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