Monographs Details: Rapatea longipes var. modesta Maguire
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. Inundable or wet sandy areas, largely in the drainages of the Rio Vaupes and Guainia. BRAZIL. Amazonas: Ipanore, Rio Vaupes, Schultes & Pires 9079 (COL, NY); Yutica, Rio Vaupes, Romero 3530 (COL, NY); Rio Igana, Black 48-2708 (NY); Jucabi, Rio Negro, Schultes d; Lopes 9632 (NY); Inambu, Romero 3579 (COL); Foz Rio Caiari, Rio Negro, Froes & Addison 28601 (NY). COLOMBIA. Vaupes: Mitü, Rio Vaupes, Schultes d; Cabrera 19356 (NY); Rio Paca, Schultes d; Cabrera 19550 (NY) ; Rio Macu-Parana, Allen 3044 (COL). VENEZUELA. Amazonas: on white sand, sabanita, Maroa, Maguire, Wurdack & Keith 41727.

Distribution:Brazil South America| Colombia South America| Venezuela South America|