Monographs Details: Posoqueria coriacea subsp. maxima (Standl.) Steyerm.
Authority: Maguire, Bassett. 1967. The botany of the Guayana Highland--Part VII. Mem. New York Bot. Gard. 17: 1-439.
Description:Distribution and Ecology - Known only from Colombia. COLOMBIA. Cundinamarca: Cordillera Oriental, Balsonera Creek, 5 km SE of Yacopi, near the Boyaca border, Grant 9136; Lawrence 729. A specimen of Lamb 182 from Valle del Magdalena, Cimitarra, Toroba Camp is sterile, but apparently belongs here. It has large stipules 20 mm long and 16 mm broad.


Posoquena maxima Standley, Field Mus. Publ. Bot. 7: 571. 1930.

Type. Colombia, Purdie.

Note: The type specimen shows only a single corolla and calyx, both of which are insect damaged too badly to note intricate details.

Distribution:Colombia South America|