Monographs Details: Licania calvescens Cuatrec.
Authority: Prance, Ghillean T. 1989. Chrysobalanaceae. Fl. Neotrop. Monogr. 9S: 1-267. (Published by NYBG Press)
Discussion:This distinct species was known only from the type from El Valle in Prance (1972). Since then I have seen two further sterile inventory collections that may be referred to this Pacific coastal forest species (Fig. 30).
Distribution:Colombia South America| Chocó Colombia South America| Valle Colombia South America|