Monographs Details: Rudgea hostmanniana subsp. freemanii (Sprague & R.O.Williams ex R.O.Williams & Cheesman) Steyerm.
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, Tobago, and Venezuela. TOBAGO. Bacolet, Sandwith 1637; The Widow, Broadway 4259. TRINIDAD. Cradley, Broadway 3788; Talparo, Britton 2158; Guanapo, Danmouse s.n.; Brighton, J. R. Johnston 84; Arcadia Estate, Caura Valley, Britton & Hazen 1189; Chajnanos, Bot. Gard. Herb. 3749; Bot. Gard. Herb. 3133. VENEZUELA. Miranda: Carretera El Guapo-Cupira, alt 100 m, Aristeguieta 2866; Parque Nacional de Guatopo, trail between carretera to summit of Morro de Aguaramal, passing Rio Taquasito and Rio San Lorenzo, along narrow knife-edge ridge top of Morro de Aguaramal, alt 800 m, Steyermark 90048; Aragua: Arriba de Guamitas, alt 750 m, Parque Nacional, Williams 11118; Guamitas, Parque Nacional, Williams 10443, 13500; vegas del Rio de El Castano, alt 450 m, Pittier 13997; lower belt of forest between Ocumare and Rancho Grande, Pittier 14066; Distrito Federal: Limon, Valle de Pueito la Cruz, alt 800 m, John 480; Caruao Valley, on drier hills nearer to coast, Pittier 11840, Carabobo: Funck & Schlim 570; Guaremales, road from Puerto Cabello to San Felipe, alt 10-100 m, Pittier 8881; Yaracuy: level rain forest near Taria, alt 75 m, Steyermark 56857; Lara: around Palmasola, in forest along the Aroa River, near sealevel, Pittier 6369; Cojedes: Quebrada de Taguanes, Saer 823; Barinas: Bosques submontanas, Madre del Monte, Rio Curbateis, Municipio Pedreza, alt 300 m, Bernardi 1742.

Discussion:

Rudgea freemanii Sprague & Williams ex Williams & Cheesman, Fl. Trin. & Tob. 2: 39 1928.

Type. Near Arima, Trinidad, Freeman 9358.

Distribution:Trinidad and Tobago South America| Trinidad and Tobago South America| Venezuela South America|