Family Melastomaceae
Basionym Tessmannianthus gordonii Almeda
Original Identification Tessmannianthus gordonii Almeda
Current Taxon Tessmannianthus gordonii Almeda
Protologue location in folder
Protologue Citation Annals of the Missouri Botanical Garden 76(1): 4, f. 2. 1989.
Holotype/Isotype Isotype
DUKE Accession Number 328194
Primary Collector Gordon McPherson
Collector Number 11161
Collection Date 1 Jul 1987
Country Panama
Province/State Chiriqui
Plant Location Notes Fortuna Dam watershed, above Rio Hornito. 8°45'N 82°15'W 1250 m
Plant Description Notes Tree 16 m; calyx and corolla pink-white; anthers bright yellow; style pink; hypanthium red within.
Broad geographical location Central America
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