Family Melastomaceae
Basionym Conostegia orbeliana Almeda
Original Identification Conostegia orbeliana Almeda
Current Taxon Conostegia orbeliana Almeda
Protologue location in folder
Protologue Citation Proceedings of the California Academy of Sciences, Series 4, 46(15): 333, f. 4. 1990.
Holotype/Isotype Isotype
DUKE Accession Number 341273
Primary Collector Gordon McPherson
Collector Number 12014
Collection Date 26 Jan 1988
Country Panama
Province/State Bocas del Toro
Plant Location Notes Vicinity of Cerro Colorado mine above San Felix. Along trails north of road along continental divide. 8°35'N 81°50'W 1500 m
Plant Description Notes Tree 6 m; corolla white; anthers yellow; stigma beige, sticky.
Broad geographical location Central America
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