Monographs Details: Lonchocarpus paniculatus Ducke
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:Fabaceae
Description:Distribution and Ecology - VENEZUELA: Amazonas: forest edge at San Fernando de Atabapo, alt. 125 m; tree 30 m tall, 1 m DBH; fls purple; 6 Jun 1959, Wurdack & Adderley 42843. COLOMBIA: along left bank of Eio Orinoco just beloAV mouth of Eio Atabapo, alt. 125 m; tree 8 m; fruit green; 6 Aug 1959, Wurdack & Adderley 43775.

Discussion:The range of the typical form of this species, Avith this first report from Venezuela, extends from north-central Matto Grosso (the type locality), to the mouth of the Amazon River, to the upper Rio Negro drainage and the southwestern extremity of Venezuela.
Distribution:Venezuela South America| Colombia South America|