Place of Publication
Brittonia 45(4): 265–268, fig. 1. (1993)
Chile. Antofagsata (Región II): Prov. Antofagasta, Quebrada Rinconada, ca. 5 km N of Caleta Paposo, (24°56'S, 70°30'W), 240-440 m, 4 Nov 1988 [staminate individual], M.O.Dillion & D. Dillion 5864 (Holotype: F; Isotype: GH, MO, NY, SGO).
Dillon & Muñoz-Schick (1993)
Dillon, M.O. and Muñoz-Schick, M. 1993. A revision of the dioecious genus Griselinia (Griseliniaceae), including a new species from the coastal Atacama Desert of northern Chile. Brittonia 45(4): 261-274
Distribution and habitat
Only know from two coastal locations near to Paposo where it occurs in the lomas formation which is prevalent along the hyper-arid coastal escarpment.
- Dillon & Muñoz-Schick (1993)
Shrub to 2 m long; stems scandent or climbing.