Monographs Details: Guettarda spruceana Müll.Arg.
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. Suriname, Brazil, and Bolivia. SURINAME. In savannis pr. Kamp 21, fluv. Sipaliwini River, 28 Feb 1936, Rombouts 498. BRAZIL. Maranhão: Praia do Olho, costa do mar, 6 Apr 1946, Froes 21589; Island of São Luiz, Estrada do Tirical, Feb-Mar 1939, Krukoff 11548. PARÁ: Santarem, Spruce 501 (photo at M). BOLIVIA. Pampas near Lake Rogagua, alt 1000 m, 30 Oct 1921, Rusby 1368, and 3-7 Nov 1921, Rusby 1428, 1691; Ixiamas, 28 Dec 1901, R. S. Williams 293; Tumupasa, 22 Jan 1902, R. S. Williams 573.

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Type. In vicinibus Santarem, Prov. Pará, Brazil, Apr-Aug 1850, Spruce 649.

Distribution:Suriname South America| Brazil South America| Bolivia South America|