Monographs Details: Drypetes fanshawei Sandwith
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 only from British Guiana. BRITISH GUIANA. Yarikita Creek, Amakura River, 31 Mar 1945, Field No. F 2447, Record No 5183 (male (NY)

Discussion:

Type. Yarikita Creek, Amakura River, British Guiana, 31 March 1945, D. B. Fanshawe in Forest Department n. 5183 (male fl. type) and 5184 (female fl. and young fruits) (K), not seen.

Distribution:Guyana South America|