Taxon profile


Maroon Carolina Milkvine
Matelea carolinensis (Jacq.) Woodson

kingdom Plantae - plants »  divisio Magnoliophyta - flowering plants »  class Rosopsida - eudicots »  order Gentianales »  family Apocynaceae »  genus Matelea - milkvine

Scientific synonyms

Vincetoxicum carolinense (Jacq.) Britt.
Odontostephana carolinensis (Jacq.) Alexander
Gonolobus carolinensis (Jacq.) R. Br. ex J.A. Schultes, non Nutt.
Vincetoxicum hirsutum (Michx.) Britt.

Links and literature

EN C. Ulloa et al. (2017): An integrated assessment of the vascular plant species of the Americas, Science. 358. 1614-1617 [as Matelea carolinensis (Jacq.) Woodson]
Data retrieved on: 19 September 2019

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