Monographs Details: Uncinia hamata (Sw.) Urb.
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, Rio Cauaburi, Serrada Nebhna, slopes to Pico Phelps, cliff-face, alt 9000-9500 ft, Maguire et al 60531A(NY).

Discussion:

New to the flora of the Guayana Highland. Uncinia hamata has previously been known from the Andean region of South America, Central America, the West Indies and the State of Minas Gerais of southern Brazil

Distribution:Brazil South America|