Monographs Details: Amanoa cupatensis Huber
Authority: Maguire, Bassett. 1967. The botany of the Guayana Highland--Part VII. Mem. New York Bot. Gard. 17: 1-439.
Family:Euphorbiaceae
Scientific Name:Amanoa cupatensis Huber
Description:Distribution and Ecology - Japura, Brazil, and the Upper Rio Orinoco. VENEZUELA. Amazonas: Esmeralda below Cerro Duida, alt 325 m, 1 Nov 1928, Tate 284 (NY); alt 175 m, 24 Mar 1953, Maguire & Wurdack 34683 (NY); locally frequent, Sabana Hechimoni on left bank of Cano Hechimoni 8 km above mouth, Rio Siapa, at alt 120 m, 9 Feb 1954, Maguire, Wurdack & Bunting 37671 (NY). With some reservations are included herewith the sterile specimens: BRAZIL. Amazonas: Municip. Sao Gabriel, Macubeta on Rio Marie, 30 Jan 1942, Froes 571c (NY).

Discussion:

Type. β€˜β€˜In rupibus parte superiore Serro de Cupaty, ad fl. Japura (Caqueta)” Brazil, 24 Nov. 1912, A. Ducke, Herb. Amaz. Mus. Paraensis 12296 (photo of Berlin type in NY.

Distribution:Venezuela South America| Brazil South America|