Monographs Details: Gnetum schwackeanum Taub. ex Schenck
Authority: Maguire, Bassett. 1972. The botany of the Guayana Highland--part IX. Mem. New York Bot. Gard. 23: 1-832.
Description:Distribution and Ecology - VENEZUELA. Territorio Federal Amazonas: South of Maroa, Rio Guainia, B. Maguire, J. J. Wurdack & G. S. Bunting 36438.


This specimen represents the first record of this species in Venezuela. It was previously known only from northern Brazil. This is apparently the only American species which develops cork on young stems.

Distribution:Venezuela South America|