Monographs Details: Limnosipanea ternifolia Pittier
Authority: Maguire, Bassett. 1967. The botany of the Guayana Highland--Part VII. Mem. New York Bot. Gard. 17: 1-439.
Family:Rubiaceae
Description:Distribution and Ecology - Known only from the llanos of Guarico, Venezuela. VENEZUELA. Guarico: Moriehal, Hato Villasmil, Estacion Biologica de Calabozo, Aristeguieta 5191; Palo Seco, cerca Mision Arriba, llanos de Calabozo, Lasser 130.

Discussion:

Type. Laguna de Palo Seco, entre la Enervicijada and La Mision de Arriba, llanos de Calabozo, Estado Guarico, Venezuela, 10 Nov 1941; en terrenos exonda-dos, planta erecta, flores blancas; H. Pittier 15510.

Although Pittier described the leaves in this species as heterophyllous, they are actually homophyllous.

Distribution:Venezuela South America|