Monographs Details: Monotrema xyridoides Gleason
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: Wet, mostly open savannas of Upper Rio Orinoco, the Rios Ventuari, Atabapo and Guainia, Amazonia Venezuela, and adjacent Colombia.

Discussion:

Type: east swamp, Esmeralda, Amazonas, Venezuela, alt. 325 ft., Oct 19, 1928. Tatc 245 (holotype NY, isotvpe US).

Distribution:Venezuela South America| Colombia South America|