Family Rubiaceae
Basionym Palicourea hammelii C. M. Taylor
Original Identification n/a
Current Taxon Palicourea hammelii C. M. Taylor
Protologue location in folder
Protologue Citation Systematic Botany Monographs 26: 43, f. 22C,D. 1989.
Holotype/Isotype Holotype
DUKE Accession Number 287785
Primary Collector Barry Hammel
Collector Number 11408
Collection Date 15 Mar 1982
Country Panama
Province/State Chiriqui-Bocas del Toro
Plant Location Notes Near top of continental divide ridge between Chiriqui & Bocas del Toro province near Cerro Pate Macho NE of Boquete. On ridgetop, elev. 7100 ft. Top of ridge.
Plant Description Notes Shrub-treelet 5 m. tall; bracts, calyx & pedicels pink; flowers white. (Flowers preserved in FAA).
Broad geographical location Central America
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