Family Melastomaceae
Basionym Miconia dissitiflora Almeda
Original Identification Ossaea
Current Taxon Miconia dissitiflora Almeda
Protologue location in folder
Protologue Citation Proceedings of the California Academy of Sciences, Series 4, 46(5): 146-148, f. 5. 1989.
Holotype/Isotype Isotype
DUKE Accession Number 326487
Primary Collector F. Almeda
Collector Number 3093
Collection Date 16 Jul 1977
Country Costa Rica
Province/State Puntarenas
Plant Location Notes Steep forested and partially disturbed sites above Golfito along the road to the television tower. Elevation 50-500 m.
Plant Description Notes Weak sparingly branched subshrub with stems ca. 1 m. long. Petals whites, anthers yellow. Local.
Broad geographical location Central America
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