Matelea reticulata

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Matelea reticulata


Taxonavigation: Gentianales 
Classification System: APG IV

Superregnum: Eukaryota
Regnum: Plantae
Cladus: Angiosperms
Cladus: Eudicots
Cladus: Core eudicots
Cladus: Asterids
Cladus: Lamiids
Ordo: Gentianales

Familia: Apocynaceae
Subfamilia: Asclepiadoideae
Tribus: Asclepiadeae
Subtribus: Gonolobinae
Genus: Matelea
Species: Matelea reticulata


Matelea reticulata (Engelm. ex A.Gray) Woodson, 1941


  • Basionym
    • Gonolobus reticulatus Engelm. ex A.Gray, Proc. Amer. Acad. Arts 12: 75 (1877).
  • Homotypic
    • Vincetoxicum reticulatum (Engelm. ex A.Gray) A.Heller, Contr. Herb. Franklin Marshall Coll. 1: 79 (1895).
  • Heterotypic
    • Gonolobus granulatus Torr. in W.H.Emory, Rep. U.S. Mex. Bound. 2(1): 165 (1858), nom. illeg.


Native distribution areas:
  • Continental: Northern America
    • Regional:Southern Central USA
      • USA (Texas)
    • Regional:Mexico
      • Mexico (Colima, Durango, Guerrero, Jalisco, Mexico State, Michoacan, Morelos, Nayarit, Oaxaca, Puebla, Sinaloa, Veracruz)

References: Brummitt, R.K. 2001. TDWG – World Geographical Scheme for Recording Plant Distributions, 2nd Edition



Vernacular names[edit]

English: Netted milkvine
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