Family Rubiaceae
Basionym Palicourea albocaerulea C. M. Taylor
Original Identification Palicourea “white-blue”
Current Taxon Palicourea albocaerulea C. M. Taylor
Protologue location in folder
Protologue Citation Systematic Botany Monographs 26: 15, f. 3C,D. 1989.
Holotype/Isotype Holotype
DUKE Accession Number 302931
Primary Collector William H. Busby
Collector Number 107
Collection Date 16 Sep 1983
Country Costa Rica
Province/State Puntarenas
Plant Location Notes Monteverde, Monteverde Cloud Forest Reserve (Reserva Bosque Nuboso de Monteverde), Lower Montane Rain Forest (Holdridge Classification). Elevation 1540-1620 meters. Pacific slope of Continental Divide. Nuboso trail.
Plant Description Notes Shrub/treelet, to 4 m.; flowers translucent cream.
Broad geographical location Central America
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