Monographs Details: Couepia platycalyx Cuatrec.
Authority: Prance, Ghillean T. 1989. Chrysobalanaceae. Fl. Neotrop. Monogr. 9S: 1-267. (Published by NYBG Press)
Discussion:This is one of the most distinctive species of Couepia because of the flattened, almost solid receptacle. A third and fourth collection add to the two studied in 1972.
Distribution:Colombia South America| Antioquia Colombia South America| Venezuela South America| Lara Venezuela South America|