Dicliptera quitensis   (Mildbr.)

Quito Dicliptera
(Dicliptera quitensis)

syn. -


Ecuador: Pichincha Province

local name: -

size: (?)

extinction date: after 1933 (?)

This terrestrial, herbaceous plant is known only from a single specimen, which was collected in the year 1933 from a river bank near the Ecuadorian capital of Quito.

The species has not been found again since the type collection was made, and it may well be extinct.