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Myrcia platyclada DC.

Specimen

MNHN-P-P00161149
AME (America)

Taxonomy

Myrtaceae
Myrcia platyclada DC.

Origin

Kaieteur Plateau
Fanshawe D.B.
1944-5-6
Locally frequent ; shrub to 4m. high, 2-3 cm. diam. ; lax open growth ; inflorescence reddish, flowers not open
from bush island on savanna

Determination history

ISOTYPE
Aulomyrcia platyclada (DC.) Amshoff var. kaieteurensis Amshoff