Monographs Details: Kotchubaea palustres Ducke
Authority: Maguire, Bassett & Wurdack, John J. 1964. The botany of the Guayana Highland--Part V. Mem. New York Bot. Gard. 10: 1-278.
Family:Rubiaceae
Description:Distribution and Ecology - Distribution. Amazonian Brazil-Colombia frontier, in drainage of the upper Rio Negro along Rio Macacuny. BRAZIL. Amazonas: Rio Negro superioris, Igarape Macacuny; ad ripas paludosas; arbor parva; floris albis; 20 Sep 1935, A. Ducke 34642 (staminate) and 34643 (pistillate) (isotype US); Macacuny, circa Cucuhy, Rio Negro superioris; in silvis humilioribus secus ripas paludosas fluminis; 20 Sep 1935, Ducke 219 (NY). Also recorded as seen by Ducke "in paludibus secus Igarape Jurupary, fluminis Vaupes inferius afflnentem" in adjacent Colombia, which report may refer to the closely related K. micrantha.

Distribution:Brazil South America| Colombia South America|