Monographs Details: Brachymenium speciosum (Hook. & Wilson) Steere
Authority: Buck, William R. 1990. Contributions to the moss flora of Guyana. Mem. New York Bot. Gard. 64: 184-196.
Family:Bryaceae
Description:Distribution and Ecology - Upper Potaro Rtver Region: Summit of Mt. Wokomung,05°05'N, 50º50'W, 1650 m, very dense bromeliad-dominated savanna, epiphytic. Boom & Samuels9068.

Discussion:

Although the type of B. sipapoense Bartr. has not been seen, from the description in Florschiitz (1964), it is probably a synonym. The species is new to Guyana.

Distribution:Guyana South America|