Monographs Details: Conceveiba hostmannii Benth.
Authority: Maguire, Bassett. 1967. The botany of the Guayana Highland--Part VII. Mem. New York Bot. Gard. 17: 1-439.
Description:Distribution and Ecology - Known only from Suriname. SURINAME. Seetie O, 31 Jan 1906, Herb. No. 60 (female NY).
Type. “The Suriname plant of (Hostmann n. 1261) referred by Steudel to G. guianensis appears to be a distinct species (G. hostmanni) (Bentham). Not seen.
Only female flower and fruit are known. Differs from G guianensis by a distinctly cordate leaf and nearly globose, non-alate capsule; also “shorter petioles, more shining leaves, less pointed and more cordate at the base” (Bentham).
Distribution:Suriname South America