Freziera cyanocantha A.L.Weitzman ex D.Santam.

, Harvard Pap. Bot. 20(1): 69, figs. 1-2 (2015).
IPNI Life Sciences Identifier (LSID)
Harvard Papers in Botany. Cambridge, MA
20(1): 69, figs. 1-2
Date of Publication
30 Jun 2015
Family as entered in IPNI

Type Information

Collector Team
R. B. Foster 9046
Cordillera Yanachaga: Cerro Pajonal “chacos,” 12 km SE of Oxapampa. Shrubland on white sandstone, spongy sphagnum humus up to 2 m deep except where burned, alt. 2700–2800 m
Collection Date
7 Oct 1982
Type Herbaria
holotype MO
isotype F
isotype Mexu
isotype mo
isotype usm
10° 35' S
75° 20' W
Distribution Of Types
Oxapampa (Pasco, Peru, Western South America, Southern America)

Nomenclatural Notes



Etymology: The specific epithet likely refers to the blue coloration sometimes on the petals. The name was coined by Weitzman (1990: in herbarium), but never validly published. doi:10.3100/hpib.v20iss1.2015.n5