Monographs Details: Sciadotenia brachypoda Diels
Authority: Barneby, Rupert C. & Krukoff, Boris A. 1971. Supplementary notes on American Menispermaceae. VIII. A generic survey of the American Tricilisisae and Anomospermeae. Mem. New York Bot. Gard. 22: 1-89.
Family:Menispermaceae
Description:Distribution and Ecology - COLOMBIA. Amazonas: Leticia, Ll. Williams 3075 (fl Sep).

Discussion:

This is the first record of the species from Colombia. Fruits are described here for the first time. Inflorescence 2 not seen; drupes (detached from carpophores) narrowly obovoid, 16-17 mm long, ± 9 mm wide near apex, the exocarp 0.2-0.3 mm thick, mesocarp 0; endocarp closely enveloped by the outer coats, the coriaceous testa only 0.1-0.2 mm thick, the interspaces between the incised veinlets shallowly depressed and submembranous (Ll. WiUiams 3075, F ).

Distribution:Colombia South America|