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Carolina Coralbead

Cocculus carolinus (L.) DC.

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Cocculus carolinus (Carolina Coralbead) is a species of woody plants in the family Menispermaceae. They are climbers. They are native to The Contiguous United States. They have simple, broad leaves and drupes. Flowers are visited by Euodynerus pratensis and Leptotes cassius cassidula. Individuals can grow to 1.7 m.

  • URI: https://www.wikidata.org/entity/Q757163
  • Definition: a plant that produces wood as its structural tissue. Wood is a structural cellular adaptation that allows woody plants to grow from above ground stems year after year, thus making some woody plants the largest and tallest terrestrial plants. Wood is usually primarily composed of xylem cells with cell walls made of cellulose and lignin
  • Attribution: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Woody_plant
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Known occurrences, collected specimens and observations of Carolina coralbead. View this species on GBIF