Monographs Details: Diospyros guianensis subsp. akaraiensis (A.C.Sm.) F.White
Authority: Maguire, Bassett. 1978. The botany of the Guayana Highland--part XI. Mem. New York Bot. Gard. 32: 1-391.
Family:Ebenaceae
Description:Distribution and Ecology - Distribution. Only known from the type gathering.

Discussion:5b. Diospyros guianensis (Aublet) Giirke subsp akaraiensis (A. C. Smith) F. White, comb et stat nov Diospyros akaraiensis A. C. Smith, Lloydia 2: 205. 1939. Type. Tree 15 m high, in dense forest on southern slopes of Akarai Mountains, 500-700 m alt, Trombetas, Rio Mapuera, Para, Brazil, male flower buds, 18 Jan 1938, A. C. Smith 2947 (holoytpe NY; isotypes A, F, MO, P, S, U, US).