Monographs Details: Coutarea
Authority: Maguire, Bassett. 1972. The botany of the Guayana Highland--part IX. Mem. New York Bot. Gard. 23: 1-832.
Scientific Name:Coutarea

Type. Coutarea hexandra Aubl.

The genus is distributed from Mexico through Central America, the West Indies, and South America south to Paraguay and Brazil.

The following treatment comprises the species found in Venezuela and the Guayana Highland and Guianas.