Family Dichapetalaceae
Basionym Dichapetalum hammelii Prance
Original Identification Dichapetalum
Current Taxon Dichapetalum hammelii Prance
Protologue location in folder
Protologue Citation Kew Bulletin 49(1): 133-136, f. 3. 1993[1994].
Holotype/Isotype Isotype
DUKE Accession Number 355292
Comments  
Primary Collector Barry Hammel
Collector Number 16878
Collection Date 29 May 1988
Country Costa Rica
Province/State Puntarenas
Plant Location Notes Reserva Forestal Golfo Dulce Osa Peninsual, Rancho Quemado, ca. 15 km W of Rincon; on forested slopes at NW end of valley, near Fila Ganado. 8° 33' N 83° 35' W 300-400 m.
Plant Description Notes Liana climbing 12 m; flowers white; fruits brownish; on ridge in forest.
Broad geographical location Central America
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