Monographs Details: Calliandra vaupesiana R.S.Cowan var. vaupesiana
Authors:Rupert C. Barneby
Authority: Barneby, Rupert C. 1998. Silk tree, guanacaste, monkey's earring: A generic system for the synandrous Mimosaceae of the Americas. Part III. Calliandra. Mem. New York Bot. Gard. 74: 1-223.
Family:Mimosaceae
Description:Variety Description - Stipules linear-lanceolate 3-7 mm; otherwise as described in key to varieties. Lvs sensitive (Schultes 5533, GH).

Distribution and Ecology - In stony savanna and around arenitic outcrops, in habitats described by R. E. Schultes, Caldasia 3(12): 121-sequ. 1944, locally plentiful on the upper Vaupés and Apoporis rivers in Vaupés, Colombia, within 0°-2°N, 70°30'-72°30'W. — Map 47. — Fl. III-IX.

Distribution:Vaup├ęs Colombia South America|