Family Malpighiaceae
Basionym Lophopterys occidentalis W. R. Anderson & C. C. Davis
Original Identification n/a
Current Taxon Lophopterys occidentalis W. R. Anderson & C. C. Davis
Protologue location in folder
Protologue Citation Contributions from the University of Michigan Herbarium 23: 96-98, f. 1, 2a, 5. 2001.
Holotype/Isotype Isotype
DUKE Accession Number 387920
Comments  
Primary Collector S. R. Lowrie
Collector Number 293
Collection Date 30 Sep 1980
Country Brazil
Province/State Acre
Plant Location Notes 12 km from Rio Branco on Rio Branco-Porto Velho road. Disturbed primary forest.
Plant Description Notes Large woody vine covering dead tree 8 m tall beside road; corolla yellow; fruits reddish-brown, immature.
Broad geographical location South America
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