Monographs Details: Monotrema aemulans Körn.
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: Sandy, periodically wet open or brush savannas of the Upper Rios Orinoco and Negro, Amazonian Venezuela, and Brazil.

Discussion:

Stegolepis aemulans (Korn.) Benth. & Hook. Gen. PI. 3: 859. 1883.

Type: ad flumen Casiquiare, Vasiva et Pacimoni, in silvarum aquosis [Amazonas, Venezuela], Jan [18].53, R. Spruce 3292 (holotype M, isotypes BR, K, NY, photo G).

Distribution:Venezuela South America| Brazil South America|