Monographs Details: Diacidia parvifolia Cuatrec.
Authority: Maguire, Bassett. 1969. The botany of the Guayana Highland-part VIII. Mem. New York Bot. Gard. 18: 1-290.
Family:Malpighiaceae
Discussion:

Type. Sufrutex reptante, terrenos cuarciticos sabana, San Jose del Guaviare, Vaupes, Colombia, 12 Nov 1939, /. Cuatrecasas 7703 (holotype U S ) . C O L O M B I A. Vaupes: Cerro Kaiienda, Rio Kubiyu, 800-900 ft, 10 N o v 1952, Schultes & Cabrera 18307, 18395; Yapoboda, Rio Kuduyari, 900-1000 ft, Schultes et al 20049.

Diacidia parvifolia seems to be adequately set off from D. galphimioides, although it m a y represent a diminutive extreme. However, since both geographically and ecologically it is separated from the latter, D. parvifolia will probably be found to maintain its distinctness.