Monographs Details: Navia trichodonta L.B.Sm.
Authority: Maguire, Bassett & Wurdack, John J. 1957. The Botany of the Guiana Highland -- Part II. Mem. New York Bot. Gard. 9 (3): 235-392.

Fig. 32.

TYPE: bracts pink, flowers white, frequent in dry places under overhanging cliffs near summit of South Escarpment, Cerro Huachamacari, Rio Cunucunuirfa, Amazonas, Venezuela, Dec. 14, 1950, Maguire, Cowan & Wurdack 30228.

This species is also represented by number 29798 from the same locality at 1300 m alt.