Monographs Details: Tabebuia capitata (Bureau & K.Schum.) Sandwith
Authority: Maguire, Bassett. 1978. The botany of the Guayana Highland--part X. Mem. New York Bot. Gard. 29: 1-288.
Discussion:1. Tabebuia capitata (Bureau & K. Schumann) Sandwith, Rec. Trav. Bot. Neerl. 34: 226. 1937. Tecoma capitata Bur. & K. Schum., Fl. Bras. 8(2): 337. 1897. Type. Brazil, Amazonas, Poeppig 138 (F, K). Tabebuia hypolepra Sprague & Sandw., Kew Bull. 1932: 25. 1932. Type. Br. Guiana, Essequibo River, Sandwith 594 (K, RB, U, US). This species is perhaps not adequately separated from T. chrysantha which ranges to the north and west from Guayana.