Monographs Details: Perama vellerea K.Schum. ex Glaz.
Authority: Maguire, Bassett & Wurdack, John J. 1964. The botany of the Guayana Highland--Part V. Mem. New York Bot. Gard. 10: 1-278.
Description:Distribution and Ecology - Distribution. Known only from Minas Geraes, Brazil.BRAZIL. Minas Geraes: Serra do Cipo, Glaziou 19462 (holotype P, photo of type from B in F and NY); same locality, Glaziou 19463 (P).
This species is doubtfully included in the genus Perama. It differs from the other species of the genus in having 5 instead of 4 corolla-lobes, 5 instead of 4 stamens, strigose anther cells densely barbate at base, rose-colored corollas, and flowers solitary in the upper leaf-axils.
Distribution:Brazil South America