Large-leaved Water Vine (species: Cayratia cardiophylla) in Lizard Island Field Guide (Lizard Island Field Guide)
Cayratia cardiophylla
Large-leaved Water Vine

©Anne Hoggett: Trifoliate leaf of Cayratia cardiophylla on the strandline at the Turtle Islands near Lizard Island.

©Anne Hoggett: Cayratia cardiophylla vine climbing on strandline vegatation at the Turtle Islands near Lizard Island.

©Anne Hoggett: Underside of trifoliate leaf of Cayratia cardiophylla at the Turtle Islands near Lizard Island.
Kingdom Plantae
Division Tracheophyta
Class Magnoliopsida
Order Vitales
Family Vitaceae
Genus Cayratia
Species Cayratia cardiophylla

Distinguishing features

Distinguishing features still need to be specified.


  • Size data has not been obtained.



©Atlas of Living Australia: Australian distribution

Web resources


  • De Sloover, J.R. and M. Dufrene (1999). Flora and vegetation of Turtell V, Turtell Islands Group (Queensland, Australia), Bull. Jard. Bot. Nat. Belg./ Bull. Nat. Plantentuin Belg., 67: 45-97. LIRS catalog number 577.
  • De Sloover, J.R. and A.-L. Jacquemart (2008). Nymph Island (Great Barrier Reef, Qld., Australia): Flora and vegetation of a low wooded island, Scripta Botanica Belgica, 43: 1-88. LIRS catalog number 1210.