Matelea (Matelea lanosa)

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Matelea fact file

Matelea description

KingdomPlantae
PhylumTracheophyta
ClassMagnoliopsida
OrderGentianales
FamilyAsclepiadaceae
GenusMatelea (1)

Information on Matelea lanosa is currently being researched and written and will appear here shortly.

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Matelea status

Matelea lanosa has been classified as Endangered in the Red Book of the Plants of the Cerrados of Eastern Bolivia (2).

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References

  1. IUCN Red List (April, 2011)
    http://www.iucnredlist.org
  2. Mamani, F., Pozo, P., Soto, D., Villarroel, D. and Wood, J.R.I. (2010) Libro Rojo de las Plantas de los Cerrados del Oriente Boliviano. Museo Noel Kempff Mercado, Santa Cruz, Bolivia.

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Matelea lanosa  
Matelea lanosa

© Darwin Initiative Project 16-004

John RI Wood
jriwood@hotmail.com

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