Monographs Details: Duroia eriopila L.f. var. eriopila f. eriopila
Authority: Maguire, Bassett. 1965. The Botany of the Guayana Highland. Mem. New York Bot. Gard. 12 (3): 1-285.
Family:Rubiaceae
Description:Distribution and Ecology - Distribution. Suriname, British Guiana, Venezuela, and Amazonian Basin of Brazil.

Discussion:Amaioua ursina Standi. Field Mus. Publ. Bot. 8: 168. 1930, type: Kamakusa, upper Mazaruni river. Long, about 59° 50' W, British Guiana, 11-22 Jul 1923, J. S. de La Cruz 4169 (F, US). Genipa merianae A. Eich. Act. Soc. Hist. Nat. Paris 1: 107. 1792. Buroia surinamensis (Steud.) Jackson & Hook. f. Index Kew 1: 804. 1893, type: Caselbur Pas., Surinam, Hostman 1187 (K, photo NY). Amaioua surinamensis Steud. Flora 26: 763. 1843.
Distribution:Suriname South America| Guyana South America| Venezuela South America| Brazil South America|