Calaway H. Dodson - 5169 Decrease font Increase font Restore font
Current Determination
Psychotria gentryi (Dwyer) C.M. Taylor Family: Rubiaceae Determined By: C. Taylor (MO), 1994
Previous Determinations
Cephaelis gentryi Dwyer Family: Rubiaceae Determined By:
Rudgea jativae Little Family: Rubiaceae Determined By: Dodson, 1974
Collection Information
Collectors Calaway H. Dodson
Collector Team Calaway H. Dodson
Collection Number 5169
Collection Date 19 Sep 1972
Location Ecuador, Los Ríos
Keywords VER
Coordinate 00°35'00"S 079°22'00"W (-0.5833300, -79.3666600)
Elevation 150 - 220 m
Herbaria MO
Description Understory tree to 5 m. Corolla light purple with yellow center. Fragrant of sweet gardenia.
Locality Rio Palenque Biological Station. Km 56 Quevedo-Santo Domingo.
Type Specimens
  • HT: Cephaelis gentryi Dwyer. - Selbyana 2: 57, f. 16A. 1977. (Selbyana) (MO)
    • Type discussion: Reference article Dwyer, J. D. 1977. New species of Cephaelis and Gonzalagunia from Ecuador (Rubiaceae). Selbyana 2(1): 57.
Barcodes/Accession Numbers
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MO MO-288101 2281982 sheet

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