Monographs Details: Schefflera hitchcockii (Lasser & Maguire) Maguire & Steyerm.
Authority: Maguire, Bassett. 1984. The Botany of the Guyana Highland - Part XII. Mem. New York Bot. Gard. 38: 1-84.
Family:Araliaceae
Description:Distribution and Ecology - Scrub savannas, mesa savannas, central Territorio Amazonas,Venezuela. V E N E Z U E L A . Territorio Amazonas, C e n o Yavi: 2200 m alt, 1-2M a r 1947, Phelps & Hitchcock 52 (holotype N Y , isotype V E N ) . Cerro Sipapo:small tree, leaves tomentose beneath, flowers cream, occasional in rocky upperbasin. East Escarpment at 2000 m alt, 14 Jan 1949, Maguire & Politi 28348 (NY,V E N ) ; small tree, occasional in summit breaks. South Basin Savanna, 6500 ft alt,26-28 Jan 1949, Maguire & Politi 28671 (NY, V E N ) . Cerro Yutaje: tree 5 m,infrequent, on rocky boulder-filled slopes and summit, 1850 m alt, 17-19 Feb1953, Maguire & Maguire 35299 (NY, V E N ).

Discussion:

Type. Tree 8 m high, Ceno Yavi, 2200 m alt, Territorio Amazonas, Venezuela, 1-2 M a r 1947, Kathleen D. Phelps & Charles B. Hitchcock 52 (holotype N Y , isotype V E N ) .

Distribution:Venezuela South America|