Family Lauraceae
Basionym Nectandra hypoleuca Hammel
Original Identification Nectandra woodsoniana C. K. Allen
Current Taxon Nectandra hypoleuca Hammel
Protologue location in folder
Protologue Citation Journal of the Arnold Arboretum 67: 126. 1986.
Holotype/Isotype Holotype
DUKE Accession Number 274795
Primary Collector Barry Hammel
Collector Number 9111
Collection Date 23 Jun 1980
Country Costa Rica
Province/State Heredia
Plant Location Notes Finca La Selva, the OTS Field Station on the Rio Puerto Viejo just E of its junction with the Rio Sarapiqui. Elevation about 100 m. In forest just S of station, E of trail to airconditioned lab.
Plant Description Notes Tree 15 m tall. Flowers white, sweet aromatic. Leaves glaucous below.
Broad geographical location Central America
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