Family Gesneriaceae
Basionym Nautilocalyx punctatus Wiehler
Original Identification Nautilocalyx punctatus Wiehler, sp. nov.
Current Taxon Nautilocalyx punctatus Wiehler
Protologue location in folder
Protologue Citation Selbyana 5(1): 40. 1978.
Holotype/Isotype Isotype
DUKE Accession Number 333791
Primary Collector Wiehler
Collector Number 77131
Collection Date 28 Jul 1977
Country Venezuela
Province/State Amazonas
Plant Location Notes Cerro Yapacana, 3°45'N, 66°45'W, 125 m alt., live cuttings of Steyermark & Bunting 103207 (VEN), 7 May 1970; cult. at VEN, transferred to BUS and SEL, greenhouse acc. # W1821, type specimens prepared 28 July 1977.
Plant Description Notes Leaves coppery purple-green above, reddish purple below, calyx light green flushed with rose, corolla cream-white, the spur yellow, the limb spotted with wine-red.
Broad geographical location South America
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