Monographs Details: Mapania maguireana T.Koyama & Steyerm.
Authority: Maguire, Bassett. 1969. The botany of the Guayana Highland-part VIII. Mem. New York Bot. Gard. 18: 1-290.
Family:Cyperaceae
Description:Distribution and Ecology - Additional distribution. BRAZIL. Amazonas: Rio Negro, south slope of Serrada Nebhna, between Camp 5 and summit of escarpment, alt 1200 m, mixed montaneforest, Maguire et al 60545 (NY); Rio Negro, Serra da Neblina, Camp 6, alt 4300ft, Maguire et al 60440 (NY).

Discussion:

Mapania maguireana, which has hitherto been known only from the Membaru- Kurupung area of British Guiana, is a new addition to the flora of Brazil.

Distribution:Brazil South America|