Monographs Details: Diospyros ierensis Britton
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. A tree, usually 15-30 m tall, which extends from Venezuela to French Guiana mostly below 900 m. GUYANA. Upper Mazaruni River Basin, frequent in forest bordering Haieka Savannah, E side of Haieka River, 2 miles E of Chinowieng Village, 740 m alt, tree to 12 m, calyx green, corolla tube green, lobes blackish brown, 22 Aug 1960, Tillett et al 45265 (FHO, NY).

Discussion:6. Diospyros ierensis Britton, Bull. Torrey Bot. Club 48: 336. 1922. Type. Trinidad, Mount Tocuche, in forest near the summit, fruit, Apr 1920, N. L. Britton, T. E. Hazen & W. Mendelson 1243 (holotype NY; isotypes GH, US).
Distribution:Guyana South America|