1. Family: Apocynaceae Juss.
    1. Metastelma R.Br.

      1. This genus is accepted, and its native range is Tropical & Subtropical America.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Argentina Northeast, Argentina Northwest, Arizona, Aruba, Bahamas, Belize, Bolivia, Brazil North, Brazil Northeast, Brazil South, Brazil Southeast, Cayman Is., Colombia, Costa Rica, Cuba, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, El Salvador, Florida, Guatemala, Guyana, Haiti, Honduras, Jamaica, Leeward Is., Mexican Pacific Is., Mexico Central, Mexico Gulf, Mexico Northeast, Mexico Northwest, Mexico Southeast, Mexico Southwest, Netherlands Antilles, New Mexico, Nicaragua, Panamá, Paraguay, Peru, Puerto Rico, Texas, Trinidad-Tobago, Turks-Caicos Is., Venezuela, Venezuelan Antilles, Windward Is.

    Metastelma R.Br. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Wood, J.R.I. [9676], Bolivia 60338.000
    Wood, J.R.I. [8883], Bolivia 60341.000
    Wood, J.R.I. [13251], Bolivia 61541.000
    Wood, J.R.I. [17855], Bolivia 62432.000
    Wood, J.R.I. [14569], Bolivia 74204.000
    Wood, J.R.I. [14698], Bolivia 74212.000
    Wood, J.R.I. [15571], Bolivia 74243.000
    Goyder, D.J. [13226], Bolivia 61540.000

    First published in Asclepiadeae: 41 (1810)

    Accepted by

    • Davidse, G. & al. (eds.) (2009). Flora Mesoamericana 4(1): 1-855. Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México, México, D.F.
    • Liede, s. & Meve, U. (2004). Revision of Metastelma (Apocynaceae - Asclepiadoideae) in southwestern north America and central America Annals of the Missouri Botanical Garden 91: 31-86.

    Sources

    Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
    'The Herbarium Catalogue, Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. Published on the Internet http://www.kew.org/herbcat [accessed on Day Month Year]'. Please enter the date on which you consulted the system.

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2019. 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 2019. 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