Family Malpighiaceae
Basionym Galphimia calliantha C. E. Anderson
Original Identification Galphimia glauca Cav.
Current Taxon Galphimia calliantha C. E. Anderson
Protologue location in folder
Protologue Citation Contributions from the University of Michigan Herbarium 25: 71-73, f. 33, 35. 2007.
Holotype/Isotype Isotype
DUKE Accession Number 211754
Comments  
Primary Collector W. R. Anderson
Collector Number 5758
Collection Date 12-13 Feb 1970
Country Mexico
Province/State Guerrero
Plant Location Notes 23-24 km by road east of Petatlan on road to Tlapa, at Km. 123-124; elev. 2000 m; moist ravine in forest of Pinus and Quercus.
Plant Description Notes Small tree, 2.5-3 m tall; petals bright yellow, with red claw; filaments red; seen once, in open.
Broad geographical location North America
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