Monographs Details: Cephalostemon gracilis (Poepp. & Endl.) R.H.Schomb.
Authority: Maguire, Bassett & Wurdack, John J. 1958. The botany of the Guayana Highland--Part III. Mem. New York Bot. Gard. 10: 1-156.
Family:Rapateaceae
Description:Distribution and Ecology - Distribution: Paludose plants of open sandy places; known only from low altitudes in the State of Para, Brazil.

Discussion:

Rapatea gracilis Poepp. & Endl. Nov. Gen. & Sp. 2: 51. pi. 168. 1838.

Type: in paludosis camporum Campinas dictorum ad Colares, versus ostia fluv. Para [Brazil], Junio flor. Poeppig 2986 (holotype B, isotype G).

Distribution:Brazil South America|