Monographs Details: Manettia meridensis K.Schum.
Authority: Maguire, Bassett. 1972. The botany of the Guayana Highland--part IX. Mem. New York Bot. Gard. 23: 1-832.
Family:Rubiaceae
Description:Distribution and Ecology - Distribution. Andes and Coastal Cordillera of Venezuela. VENEZUELA. Estado Merida: Quirorá, 9 Oct 1921, Jahn 688; 24 km W of Merida along road to La Carbonera, alt 1850 m, 7 Nov 1963, Breteler 3282; Moritz 975. Estado Monagas: Cerro Negro above La Sabana de las Piedras, northwest of Caripe, alt 1500-2180 m, 15 April 1945, Steyermark 62074.

Discussion:

Type. Merida, Venezuela, alt 1600 m, Linden 331.

The Kew sheet of Linden 331 gives the locality as “Caracas” 1842 instead of Merida.

Distribution:Venezuela South America|