Monographs Details: Oenocarpus bacaba Mart.
Authority: Maguire, Bassett. 1972. The botany of the Guayana Highland--part IX. Mem. New York Bot. Gard. 23: 1-832.
Scientific Name:Oenocarpus bacaba Mart.
Description:Distribution and Ecology - Distribution. Rather widespread in the Amazon Basin and the Guianas; locally frequent at low and moderate elevations up to about 1000 m, in dense forests usually in rather well-drained places.


Type. Not designated.

Oenocarpus bacaba normally occurs in the hot lowlands but it may reach altitudes of about 1000 m. However, no specimens from greater altitudes are available.

Distribution:Guyana South America| French Guiana South America|