Monographs Details: Campsiandra angustifolia Spruce ex Benth.
Authority: Maguire, Bassett & Wurdack, John J. 1961. The botany of the Guayana Highland--part IV (2). Mem. New York Bot. Gard. 10: 1-87.
Family:Caesalpiniaceae
Description:Distribution and Ecology - VENEZUELA: Amazonas: along Rio Orinoco just below mouth of Caño Vapacana, alt. 125 m ; tree 15 m; corolla white, rose-flushed; stamens red; 18 Jun 1959, Wurdack & Adderley 43029; infrequent along Rio Casiquiare just below Capihuara, alt. 130 m ; tree 12 m ; petals white, red-flushed outside; stamens deep red; 26 Jul 1959, Wurdack & Adderley 43636.

Discussion:These two collections are the first reported in Venezuela but the range extension is not great, since the species occurs in nearby parts of Colombia and Brazil.
Distribution:Venezuela South America|