Monographs Details: Symplocos ulei A.DC.
Authority: Maguire, Bassett. 1978. The botany of the Guayana Highland--part X. Mem. New York Bot. Gard. 29: 1-288.
Family:Symplocaceae
Scientific Name:Symplocos ulei A.DC.
Description:Distribution and Ecology - Distribution. BRAZIL. Territorio Roraima: Ule 8389 (holotype). VENEZUELA. Estado Bolivar: shrub 8 ft tall, base of Mt. Roraima, in woods bordering tributary stream to Rio Kukenan, at 1185-1280 m, 24 Sep 1944, Steyermark 58573 (NY), 58574 (NY); rounded shrub 3 m high, flowers white, rocky slopes, San Rafael, Gran Sabana, ca 1200 m alt, 26 Mar 1952, Maguire 33620 (NY, VEN). GUYANA. Shrub 2 m high, Chimapu Savanna, Pakaraima Mountains, 4000 ft alt, 9 Sep 1961, Maguire et al 46146A (NY, 2 sheets); tree 3 m, fruit turning black, margins of island, vic E of Ituni, 30 mi S Mackenzie, 17 Jan 1955, Cowan 39257 (NY, K, US).

Discussion:4. Symplocos ulei Brand, Notizbl. Bot. Gart. Berlin 6: 172. 1914. Type. Brasilien: Rio Branco, Surumu, am Abhange der Serra de Mairary (Ule N. 5i59-Februar 1909). Not seen by us.
Distribution:Brazil South America| Venezuela South America| Guyana South America|