Monographs Details: Psychotria trichotoma var. trichophylla Steyerm.
Authority: Maguire, Bassett. 1972. The botany of the Guayana Highland--part IX. Mem. New York Bot. Gard. 23: 1-832.
Description:Distribution and Ecology - A var trichotoma foliorum pagina inferiore moderatim vel dense pubescenti recedit; costa media nervis lateralibusque subtus magis dense pubescentibus; floribus subumbellatim aggregatis.


Type. Selvas submontañas, Río Curbatico, Municipio Pedraza, Estado Barinas, Venezuela, alt 250-350 m, 10 Dec 1954, L. Bernardi 1720 (holotype NY).

Possibly belonging to this variety is Pittier & Nakichenovich 15462 from Fila del Paraiso, Parque Nacional, Estado Aragua, 1 Jul 1947, but the bracts persist on the branches of the inflorescence and the lateral nerves of the leaf blades are fewer and wider-spaced.