Monographs Details: Orthaea apophysata (Griseb.) A.C.Sm.
Authority: Maguire, Bassett. 1978. The botany of the Guayana Highland--part X. Mem. New York Bot. Gard. 29: 1-288.
Family:Ericaceae
Description:Distribution and Ecology - Distribution. Known only from Trinidad and Guyana, the following collection may also be cited: GUYANA. Kaieteur Plateau, forest along Mure-mure Creek to ca 3 mi above mouth, 1400 ft alt, 15-16 Mar 1962, Cowan & Soderstrom 2190.

Discussion:I. Orthaea apophysata (Grisebach) A. C. Smith, Contr. U. S. Natl. Herb.28: 516. 1932. Orthaea pendula Tutin, Jour. Bot. 72: 335-336. 1934.
Distribution:Guyana South America|