Monographs Details: Phthirusa adunca (G.Mey.) Maguire
Authority: Maguire, Bassett. 1978. The botany of the Guayana Highland--part X. Mem. New York Bot. Gard. 29: 1-288.
Description:Distribution and Ecology - BRAZIL. Amapa, road to Amapa, 7 Jul 1962, Pires & Cavalcante 52087. FRENCH GUIANA. Savannas on road from St. Laurent to Cayenne, 20 Dec 1954, Cowan 38954. SURINAM. Island near confluence of Oost River, alt 225 m, 12 Sep 1963, Irwin et al 55642; Kayser Airstrip, 45 km above confluence with Lucie River, alt 270 m, Irwin et al 57608. VENEZUELA. Savanna, 1 km from Rio Orinoco between Rio Horeda and Cerro Gavilan, alt 100 m, Wurdack & Monachino 39913.

Discussion:Phthirusa adunca (G. F. W. Meyer) Maguire, Bull. Torrey Club 75: 301. 1948. Loranthus aduncus Meyer, Prim. Fl. Esseq. 149. 1818.
Distribution:Brazil South America| Guyana South America| Suriname South America| Venezuela South America|