Monographs Details: Tachia schomburgkiana Benth.
Authority: Maguire, Bassett. 1978. The botany of the Guayana Highland--part XI. Mem. New York Bot. Gard. 32: 1-391.
Family:Gentianaceae
Description:Distribution and Ecology - Distribution. Intermediate altitudes of eastern Guayana; Pakaraima region of Guyana and adjacent Gran Sabana of Estado Bolivar, Venezuela.

Discussion:5 Tachia schomburgkiana Bentham, Jour. Bot. Kew Misc. 2: 204. 1854; Maguire & Weaver, Jour. Arnold Arb. 56(1): 119-121. figs 8H-S, 10, 11, 12. 1975. Type. On the mountains covered with thick forest between Roraima and the Cuyuni, at an elevation of 3000-4000 ft, Guyana, Richard Schomburgk 1546 (holotype K, not seen).
Distribution:Guyana South America| Venezuela South America|