Monographs Details: Bauhinia altiscandens Ducke
Authority: Irwin, Howard S. 1966. Contributions to the botany of Guiana. IV. Legumonosae Caesalpinioideae. Mem. New York Bot. Gard. 15: 112-128.
Family:Caesalpiniaceae
Description:Distribution and Ecology - BRAZIL. Amapa: Rio Urucaua, Monte Tipac, Irwin 48762.

Discussion:

Despite the fact that this little-collected species is hardly known outside of the type locality (fluminis Javary) in western Amazonas, there is complete agreement of the present collection and the type (Ducke 895).

Distribution:Brazil South America|