Monographs Details: Schlegelia scandens (Briq. & Spruce) Sandwith
Authority: Maguire, Bassett. 1978. The botany of the Guayana Highland--part X. Mem. New York Bot. Gard. 29: 1-288.
Description:Distribution and Ecology - Restricted to Amazonas Territory Venezuela and adjacent Brazil, this species is allopatric with S. violacea. Maguire et al 42054 from Cerro de la Neblina, camp 3, 700 m alt, Amazonas, Venezuela, is the first upland collection.

Discussion:1. Schlegelia scandens (Briquet & Spruce) Sandwith, Kew Bull. 1930: 214. 1930. Citharexylum scandens Briquet & Spruce, Bull. Herb. Boiss. 4: 341. 1896. Type. Brazil, Amazonas, Spruce 2485 (BM, BR, G, K, NY).
Distribution:Venezuela South America| Brazil South America|