Monographs Details: Lysiostyles scandens Benth.
Authority: Maguire, Bassett. 1978. The botany of the Guayana Highland--part XI. Mem. New York Bot. Gard. 32: 1-391.
Family:Convolvulaceae
Description:Distribution and Ecology - Distribution. Endemic to northeastern South America in Venezuela, Guayana and Surinam. VENEZUELA. Bolivar. Cerro Uei, entre los brazos del rio. J. Steyermark et al 104579 (NY, VEN).

Discussion:1. Lysiostyles scandens Bentham, London Jour. Bot. 5: 356. 1846. L. pubescens Gleason, Bull. Torrey Bot. Club 54: 616. 1929. Type. British Guiana. R. Schomburgk 491 (1st. coll.) (holotype K; isotypes G, W).
Distribution:Venezuela South America| Guyana South America| Suriname South America|