Monographs Details: Caryocar pallidum A.C.Sm.
Authority: Maguire, Bassett. 1972. The botany of the Guayana Highland--part IX. Mem. New York Bot. Gard. 23: 1-832.
Family:Caryocaraceae
Description:Distribution and Ecology - Distribution. Amazonian Brazil, Bolivia, and adjacent Venezuela. VENEZUELA. Bolívar: Río Uonán, tributary of Ikabarú, Caroní, Cardona 1703; Sierra Ichun, vicinity of Salto María Espuma, Río Ichún, 500 m alt, Steyermark 90383; Amazonas: Monadnock, 20 miles above Playa Alta, Río Cunucunuma, Maguire, Cowan & Wurdack 30439.

Discussion:

Types. Brazil. Amazonas: Humaita municipality between Rios Livramento and Ipixuna, Krukoff 7011 (holotype, NY; isotypes, A, BM, F, K, LE, MO, S, U); Rio Purus, San Carlos, Krukoff 5824 (NY).

Distinct from other species of the Guayana region by the deeply serrate leaf margins, and the long thin pedicels.

Distribution:Brazil South America| Bolivia South America| Venezuela South America|