Monographs Details: Coussarea leptophragma Müll.Arg.
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 - Amazonian Brazil and adjacent Amazonas, Venezuela. BRAZIL. Amazonas: Cucuhy, Rio Negro, alt ca 120 m, Holt & Gehriger 858; bosque alto, camino entre Rio Tucano afluente del Rio Cauauburi y Cerro de la Neblina, alt 400 m, Ewel 118; prope Panure ad Rio Uaupes, Spruce 2486 (type of C. leptophragma), same locality, Spruce 2810 (paratype of C. leptophragma). VENEZUELA. Amazonas: El Cucuy, Rio Nego, en la selva alta de rebalso, alt 100 m, Williams 14718.

Discussion:

Type. Prope Panure ad Rio Uaupes, Brazil, Oct 1852-Jan 1853, R. Spruce 2486.

Distribution:Brazil South America| Venezuela South America|