Description:Distribution and Ecology - Distribution. Along the upper Mazaruni and Potaro Rivers, British Guiana. Habitat. Mixed forest on white sands.
Lecoslemon sylvestre Gleason, Bull. Torrey Club 54: 608. 1927.
The widespread R. crassipes (Benth.) Huber has been collected in all the
Guianas and in northern Brazil to Manaos; it m a y well be found in Guayana in
the future. It differs from R. sylvestre principally in the strongly incrassate, recurved-
clavate pedicels, but its leaves are also broader and more abruptly