Aetheolaena ledifolia ((Kunth) B. Nord.)
|Labrador Tea-leaved Aetheolaena
Ecuador: Pichincha Province
|local name: -|
extinction date: (?)
|The Labrador Tea-leaved
Aetheolaena, a small subshrub, is known only from the herbarium material
that was collected at the beginning of the 19. century by Friedrich
Wilhelm Heinrich Alexander von Humboldt and Aimé Jacques Alexandre
Bonpland at an unknown locality in the Pichincha province of Ecuador.
The species could not be found again since, and is most likely extinct.