Monographs Details: Drypetes amazonica Steyerm.
Authority: Maguire, Bassett. 1967. The botany of the Guayana Highland--Part VII. Mem. New York Bot. Gard. 17: 1-439.
Family:Euphorbiaceae
Description:Distribution and Ecology - Known from the rios Aladeira, Purus, and Jurua basins. BRAZIL. Amazonas: Munic. of Humayta, near Tres Casas, 14 Sep-11 Oct 1934, Krukoff 6176 (male) 6196 (female) 6219 (Male), 6418 (female) near Livramento, 12 Oct-6 Nov 1934, Krukoff 6630 (male) 6711 (fr.), 6734 (male) (NY) ; Acre: near Rio Macauhan, Rio Purus basin, 24 Aug 1933, Krukoff 5624 (NY); Rio Jurua Basin, near mouth of Rio Embeira, 14 Jun 1933, Krukoff 4814 (NY).

Discussion:

Type. Municipality Humayata, near Tres Casas, on varzea land, 14 Sep-11 Oct 1934, B. A. Krukofj 6210 NY).

Distribution:Brazil South America|