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Rhodostemonodaphne steyermarkiana (C.K.Allen) van der Werff

Specimen

MNHN-P-P00078427
AME (America)

Taxonomy

Lauraceae
Rhodostemonodaphne steyermarkiana (C.K.Allen) van der Werff

Origin

Estado Bolivar: Auyan-tepui; cumbre de la parte central del brazo noroeste: sabana de suelo de arenisca al sur y alrededor de avioneta de Jimmy Angel, con arbustos pequenos esparcidos.
fl femelle
1964-5-7
1800
Small tree 2.5m.; leaves strongly revolute, coriaceous, dark green above, dull tawny green below with brown raised nerves and margins; apex of stems chocolate brown; pedicels and calyx castaneous brown; fruiting calyx coral red; bordering south end of savanna in shrubby margin.

Determination history

Madrinan 1996
Allen 1967 HOLOTYPE
Acta Bot. Venez. 2: 216 (1967)