Monographs Details: Bauhinia surinamensis Amshoff
Authority: Irwin, Howard S. 1966. Contributions to the botany of Guiana. IV. Legumonosae Caesalpinioideae. Mem. New York Bot. Gard. 15: 112-128.
Description:Distribution and Ecology - BRAZIL. Amapa: Rio Oiapoque, Irwin, Pires & Westra 48372. VENEZUELA. Delta Amacuro: Rio Amacuro, Steyermark 87221; Bolivar: Altiplanicie de Nuria, Cerro El Picacho, Steyermark 89031.


The range of this species had been established as far west as the Kanuku Mountains of British Guiana (Forest Dept. of British Guiana 5957 and 5980). The present records, first reports for the respective countries, suggest a more general distribution throughout Guiana.

Distribution:Brazil South America| Venezuela South America|