Taxon profile


Climbing Milkvine
Matelea obliqua (Jacq.) Woodson

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

Scientific synonyms

Vincetoxicum obliquum (Jacq.) Britt.
Gonolobus obliquus (Jacq.) R. Br. ex J.A. Schultes
Odontostephana obliqua (Jacq.) Alexander
Gonolobus shortii Gray
Vincetoxicum shortii (Gray) Britt.
Odontostephana shortii (Gray) Alexander
Matelea shortii (Gray) Woods.

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 obliqua (Jacq.) Woodson]
Data retrieved on: 19 September 2019

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