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This species is accepted, and its native range is Trinidad to S. Tropical America.
A specimen from Kew's Herbarium

Native to:

Argentina Northeast, Argentina Northwest, Bolivia, Brazil North, Brazil Northeast, Brazil South, Brazil Southeast, Brazil West-Central, Paraguay, Peru, Trinidad-Tobago, Venezuela

Introduced into:

Benin, Chad, Ivory Coast

Gonolobus rostratus (Vahl) Schult. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Jan 1, 2013 Hopkins, M.J.G. [695], Brazil K000095697
Jan 1, 2013 Glaziou, A.F.M. [11209], Brazil K000095700 isotype
Jan 1, 2013 Gardner [1458], Brazil K000095695
Jan 1, 2013 Mueller, F. [132], Brazil K000095696
Jan 1, 2013 Gardner [758], Brazil K000095694
Jan 1, 1997 Merello, M. [1662], Ghana K000438744
Brower, Trinidad & Tobago 28844.000
Brower, Trinidad & Tobago 48109.000
Wood, J.R.I. [15639], Bolivia 62116.000
Hassler, E. [1301], Paraguay K000197372
Hassler, E. [3107], Paraguay K000197373
Quipuscoa, V. [378], Peru K000438741
Vanni, A. [83], Argentina K000438742
Venturi, S. [9677], Argentina K000438743
Prestoe, Trinidad & Tobago K000438738
Wood, J.R.I. [16744], Bolivia K000438740
Leewenberg, A. J. M. [8106], Ivory Coast K000438745
Grisebach, Argentina Gonolobus rotatus K000197355

First published in J.J.Roemer & J.A.Schultes, Syst. Veg., ed. 15 bis 6: 61 (1820)

Accepted by

  • Akoègninou, A., van der Burg, W.J. & van der Maesen, L.J.G. (eds.) (2006). Flore Analytique du Bénin: 1-1034. Backhuys Publishers.
  • Brundu, G. & Camarda, I. (2013). The Flora of Chad: a checklist and brief analysis PhytoKeys 23: 1-18.
  • Govaerts, R. (2003). World Checklist of Seed Plants Database in ACCESS G: 1-40325.
  • Hokche, O., Berry, P.E. & Huber, O. (eds.) (2008). Nuevo Catálogo de la Flora Vascular de Venezuela: 1-859. Fundación Instituto Botánico de Venezuela.
  • Krings, A. (2009). Synopsis of Gonolobus s.s. (Apocynaceae: Asclepiadoideae) in Trinidad and Tobago Journal of the Botanical Research Institute of Texas 3: 77-83.
  • Zuloaga, F.O., Morrone, O. , Belgrano, M.J., Marticorena, C. & Marchesi, E. (eds.) (2008). Catálogo de las Plantas Vasculares del Cono Sur Monographs in Systematic Botany from the Missouri Botanical Garden 107: 1-3348. Missouri Botanical Garden.

Literature

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Akoègninou, A., van der Burg, W.J. & van der Maesen, L.J.G. (eds.) (2006). Flore Analytique du Bénin: 1-1034. Backhuys Publishers.
  • Brako, L. & Zarucchi, J.L. (1993). Catalogue of the Flowering Plants and Gymnosperms of Peru Monographs in Systematic Botany from the Missouri Botanical Garden 45: i-xl, 1-1286. Missouri Botanical Garden.
  • Brundu, G. & Camarda, I. (2013). The Flora of Chad: a checklist and brief analysis PhytoKeys 23: 1-18.
  • Forzza, R.C. & al. (2012). Lista de Espécies da Flora do Brasil http://floradobrasil.jbrj.gov.br/2010/.

Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
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Kew Backbone Distributions
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Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2021. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
© Copyright 2017 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0