Monographs Details: Actinodontium portoricense H.A.Crum & Steere
Authority: Maguire, Bassett & Wurdack, John J. 1960. The botany of the Guayana highland--Part IV. Mem. New York Bot. Gard. 10: 1-37.
Family:Pilotrichaceae
Description:Distribution and Ecology - VENEZUELA: Bolivar: Chimanta Massif, forest along Rio Tirica, Torono-tepui, on log in dry stream bed, alt. 1365-1670 m, Steyermark & Wurdack 1260a.

Discussion:These plants agree closely with those from the type collection of A. portoricense in the larger leaves and strongly recurved margins. The range extension south to southern Venezuela follows the typical pattern of many of the West Indian species recorded here.
Distribution:Venezuela South America|