Monographs Details: Drypetes krukovii Monach.
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 the type locality

Discussion:

Type. Municipality Humayta, near Livramento, on rio Livramento, Brazil 12 Oct-6 Nov 1934, Boris A. Krukoff 6703 (NY).

Monachino identified as D. krukowii a collection, Smith 2692, from the Esse-quibo River. This specimen must be excluded as it is Discocarpus essequiboensis Klotzsch