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This genus is accepted, and its native range is U.S.A. to Tropical America.
Gonolobus cuajayote

Native to:

Alabama, Argentina Northeast, Argentina Northwest, Arizona, Arkansas, Belize, Bolivia, Brazil North, Brazil Northeast, Brazil South, Brazil Southeast, Brazil West-Central, Colombia, Costa Rica, Cuba, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, El Salvador, Florida, Georgia, Guatemala, Guyana, Haiti, Honduras, Illinois, Indiana, Jamaica, Kansas, Kentucky, Leeward Is., Louisiana, Maryland, Mexico Central, Mexico Gulf, Mexico Northeast, Mexico Northwest, Mexico Southeast, Mexico Southwest, Mississippi, Missouri, Nicaragua, North Carolina, Oklahoma, Panamá, Paraguay, Peru, Puerto Rico, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Trinidad-Tobago, Uruguay, Venezuela, Virginia, Windward Is.

Introduced into:

Benin, Chad, Ivory Coast

Gonolobus Michx. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Belize 14786.000
Wood, J.R.I. [11198], Bolivia 62679.000
Wood, J.R.I. [11564], Bolivia 62680.000
Ollerton, J. [121], Guyana 72780.000

First published in Fl. Bor.-Amer. 1: 119 (1803)

Accepted by

  • Govaerts, R. (2003). World Checklist of Seed Plants Database in ACCESS G: 1-40325.
  • 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.

Herbarium Catalogue Specimens

Kew Backbone Distributions
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 World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0

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