Monographs Details: Odontocarya tamoides (DC.) Miers var. tamoides
Authority: Mori, S. A. 1987. The Lecythidaceae of a lowland Neotropical Forest: La Fumée mountain, French Guiana. Mem. New York Bot. Gard. 44: 1-190.
Description:Variety Description - Habit of the species, but totally glabrous; leaf-blades varying from simply ovate-cordate-acuminate to strongly angulate.

Discussion:Odontocarya tamoides (de Candolle) Miers, Ann. Mag. Nat. Hist. III. 14: 100. 1864. Cocculus tamoides de Candolle, Syst. 1: 521. 1818. Type. “Hab. in Cayenna, Martin” (holotype P, not seen; cf DC. Prodr. 1: 97). Odontocarya sagittata Miers, Contr. Bot. 3: 64. 1871. Type. “In Demarara, v. s. in herb. Hook. (Mrs. Parker)” holotype, K. [herb. Hook.]!; isotype [clastotype fragm.], B [herb. Miers]!
Distribution:Venezuela South America| Brazil South America|