Family Rubiaceae
Basionym Tarenna sambucina (G. Forst.) T. Durand ex Drake var. oweniana Fosberg
Original Identification Tarenna sambucina var. oweniana Fosberg
Current Taxon Tarenna sambucina var. oweniana Fosberg
Protologue location in folder
Protologue Citation Allertonia 6: 272. 1991.
Holotype/Isotype 2 Isotypes
DUKE Accession Number 326256 388333
Primary Collector F. R. Fosberg
Collector Number 47533
Collection Date 26 Aug 1965
Country Palau
Province/State The Caroline Islands
Plant Location Notes Risong, Matuker Bay, south side of Aulupse'el, Island just south of Koror. Alt. 30-50 m.
Plant Description Notes One tree seen in dense forest on steep rough limestone slopes. Tree 15 m tall, 25 cm dbh, flowers white, turning yellow with age; fruit immature.
Broad geographical location Oceania
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