Monographs Details: Stegolepis guianensis Klotzsch ex Körn.
Authority: Maguire, Bassett. 1965. The Botany of the Guayana Highland. Mem. New York Bot. Gard. 12 (3): 1-285.
Family:Rapateaceae
Description:Distribution and Ecology - Distribution. Moist open places at middle elevations on sand overlying sandstone, region of Mount Roraima, British Guiana, and Venezuela. VENEZUELA. Estado Bolivar, Gran Sabana: Mt. Roraima, 20 Dec 1884, Jenman 338 (US); flowers and bracts orange, Glycon Swamp, southwest-facing slopes, alt. 1830-1920 m, 25 Sep 1944, Steyermark 58644 (F, V E N , US) ; common and apparently only type on summit, Great Central Rift, Central Swamp, at southern end, alt. 2700-2740 m, 28 Sep 1944, Steyermark 58918 (F, NY, US); on southwest-facing sandstone ledge, alt. 2100-2620 m, 28 Sep 1944, Steyemark 58932 (F, VEN); Serra do Sol, Maguire d- Maguire 40423; Ilu-tepui, Maguire 33406. BRITISH GUIANA. Parkaraima Mountains: Samwarakna-tipu, Kamarang River, Wenamu Trail, 9 Nov 1951, Maguire & Fanshawe 32496; Mt. Ebini, Mahdia River, 15 Oct 1951, Maguire 32128.

Distribution:Guyana South America| Venezuela South America|