Monographs Details: Marlierea spruceana O.Berg
Authority: Maguire, Bassett & Wurdack, John J. 1958. The botany of the Guayana Highland--Part III. Mem. New York Bot. Gard. 10: 1-156.
Family:Myrtaceae
Description:Distribution and Ecology - Amazonian Peru and Brazil to eastern Colombia and southern Venezuela. Most of the known localities are from within the limits of the Guayana crystalline shield. BRAZIL: along the Rio Negro between Barra and Bnreellos, Spruce 1505, type, and type of a latifolia. COLOMBIA: Panure, Rio Vaupes, Spruce 2857, type of ß aneiustifolia. Panure, Spruce 2839, type of M. uaupensis. VENEZUELA: Amazonas: Capihuara, alto Rio Casiquiare, elevation 1LS m, Williams 15786 (F). Ceño Yapacnna, between Cafio Yapacana and base of mountain, elevation 150 m, Maguire et al. 3076? (MTCH).

Discussion:

M. spruceana a latifolia Berg, I.e. 515. 1859.

M. spruceana ß angiixtifolia Berg, I.e.

M. vaupensis Berg, I.e. 516.

For description see Berg, I.e.

Distribution:Brazil South America| Colombia South America| Venezuela South America|