Monographs Details: Faramea sessiliflora var. pedunculata Bremek.
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 - French Guiana. FRENCH GUIANA. Cayenne, Leblond s.n.; Poiteau s.n.

Discussion:

Type. Montagne de Raw, French Guiana, alt 250-270 m 14 Dec 1954 R. S. Cowan 38808.

It is stiange that the oldei collections cited above belong to var. pedunculata. Apparently both varieties occur in the same area, but at this time, because of the scarcity of material collected, it is not possible to evaluate the relative merits of the two variations.

1. Peduncles absent.

1. Peduncles present, 1-2.5 cm long.

Distribution:French Guiana South America|