Monographs Details: Perama galioides var. galioides
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. Southern Veneznela at elevations of usually 100-415 meters among rocks in open savanna and along sandy banks of streams. VENEZUELA. Amazonas: ad flumen Orenoco, prope Esmeralda, Dec 1853, Spruce 3236 (NY); Esmeralda; 15 May 1942, Llewelyn Williams 15380 (F, VEN); Esmeralda; 13 May 1942, Williams 15321 (F, VEN); Esmeralda Ridge; 21 Aug 1944, Steyermark 57756 (F, NY, VEN); Grand Savanna, Esmeralda; 1 Nov 1928, Tate 290 (NY) ; open savanna, Esmeralda; 3 Oct 1928, Tate 180 (NY); Esmeralda Ridge, Alto Rio Orinoco; alt. 150-200 m; 23 Mar 1953, Maguire & Wurdack 34653 (NY) ; Savanna No. 3, northwest base of Cerro Yapacana, Rio Orinoco; alt. 130 m; 1 Jan 1951, Maguire, Cowan, & Wurdack 30530 (NY); Savanna No. 3, Cerro Yapacana, Rio Orinoco; 20 Nov 1953; Maguire, Wurdack, & Bunting 36589 (NY) ; Maroa, Alto Rio Negro; alt. 127 m; 13 Feb 1942, Williams 14332 (VEN); Maroa, Rio Guainia; 1942, Williams 14321a (F). Bolivar: Rio Abacapa, Chimanta Massif; alt. 415 m; 29 Mar 1953, Steyermark 74696 (F, NY, VEN); sabana de bromeliaceas, Auyan-tepui; alt. 1100 m; Apr 1956, Vareschi & Foldats 4628b (VEN).

Discussion:

Fig. 79, A-D.

Perama galioides (H.B.K.) Poir. Diet. Nat. 38: 414. 1825.

Mattuschkea galioides H.B.K. Nov. Gen. & Sp. PI. 2: 272. 1817; Sprene Syst. Veg. ed. 16,1:418.1825.

Distribution:Venezuela South America|