Monographs Details: Duroia eriopila var. brevidentata Steyerm.
Authority: Maguire, Bassett. 1965. The Botany of the Guayana Highland. Mem. New York Bot. Gard. 12 (3): 1-285.
Family:Rubiaceae
Description:Latin Diagnosis - A var. eriopila differt calyce florum masculorum 6-6.5 mm longo dentibus brevibus 0.1-0.2 mm longis et corollis masculis minoribus tubo 10 mm longo lobis 11.5-12 mm longis.

Discussion:Except for the short calyx-teeth of the staminate flowers and the smaller staminate corollas, this variety in all other respects is similar to var. eriopila f. eriopila.