Monographs Details: Coccocypselum guianense (Aubl.) K.Schum. var. guianense
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 - Trinidad, the Guianas, and Venezuela. TRINIDAD. Fendler 413; Aripo Savanna, Cowan & Richardson 1168. BRITISH GUIANA. Upper Mazaruni River, long about 60°10'W, De La Cruz 2191; Daranama Ranch, Ber-bice River, Persaud 1616; Eping, Upper Mazaruni River, Leng 421; between the Demarara and Berbiee rivers, lat about 5°50'N, De La Cruz 1634; Garraway Stream, Potaro River, Maguire & Fanshawc 22976; Kamwatta, Pomeroon District, De La Cruz 1176; Waratuk Falls, Potaro River Gorge, Maguire & Fanshawe 23048; Kamakusa, upper Mazaruni River, long about 59°50'W, De La Cruz 4213; E of Rockstone, Gleason 744, East Coast "YY ater Conservancy, SE of Georgetown Hoorubia Creek, Hitchcock 16911; along the Berbice-Rupununi Cattle Trail’ Berbiee or Demerara County, Ituni and Yawakuri Savannahs, Abraham 96; vicinity of Bartica, on the Essequibo River, De La Cruz 1991. FRENCH GUIANA. Camp Lorrain, St, Laurent de Maroni, Service des Eaux & Foret 413S; vicinity of Cayenne, Broadway 991; road to Cayenne, ca 10 km from St. Laurent, Cowan 38942. SURINAME. Forest of Zandery, Samuels 256; Tibiti Savanno, km 3.8, Lanjouw & Lindeman 1830; road from Moengo to Albina, km 22, Lanjouw & Lindeman 481; North Savanna No. Ill, Tafelberg (Table Mountain), Maguire 24283; Paramaribo Berlijn, Wullschlagel 235. VENEZUELA. Bolivar: 105-118 km de El Dorado hacia Santa Elena, Foldats 2847; vicinity of Lower Falls of Rio Tirica, on northwest side, Torono-tepui, Chimanta Massif, alt 1000 - 1090 m, Steyermark & Wurdack 1284; Gran Sabana, bordering stream tributary to Rio Kukenan, base of Mount Roraima, alt 1185-1280 m, Steyermark 58589; base of moist north-facing escarpment, Cerro Uroi, Rio Uroi, Alto Rio Cuyuni, Rio Chicanan, alt 700-800 m, Maguire, Steyermark & C. K. Maguire 53778; level forest in vicinity of Quebrada Agua Linda, 8-11 km E of campamento Nuria, E of Hato de Nuria, near pica 35 and 106, Altiplanicie de Nuria, alt 550 m, Steyermark 86518; summit of escarpment, Cerro El Picacho and vicinity, E of Hato de Nuria, E of Miamo, Altiplanicie de Nuria, alt 450 - 620 m, Steyermark 88613; dwarf forest between savanna and Cerro El Picacho, southeast of Hato de Nuria, east of Miamo, Altiplanicie de Nuria, alt 400 m, Steyermark 88819; lower slope forest, Gran Sabana, Ilu-tepui, alt 1000-1300 m, Maguire 33247; vicinity of Cerro Uei, vicinity of road campamento 125, between Luepa and Cerro Venamo, alt 1100 m, Steyermark cfc Nilsson 402; rocks at base of Techine-meru, along Rio Aparuren, between mouth of Rio Aparuren and Kon-quen, alt 470 m, Steyermark 76054; Cerro Venamo (parte sur-oeste) cerca de los limites con la Guayana Inglesa, vecindades del salto, Rio Venamo, alt 900 m, Steyermark & G.C.K. & E. Dunsterville 92911.

Discussion:

Coccocypselum guianense (Aubl.) Schum., Mart. Fl. Bras. 6(6): 315. 1889.

Tontanea guianensis Aubl., Hist. Pl. Guiane 1: 108, pl. 42. 1775.

Type. Sylvis Cayenne, Aublet.

Distribution:Trinidad and Tobago South America| Guyana South America| French Guiana South America| Venezuela South America| Suriname South America|