Collection Details

Species: Protium aracouchini

Burseraceae Protium aracouchini
A. P. Maceda 685

Collection Date: 10 June 2003
Determined By: D. Daly
Determination Date: 1 December 2006
Institution: NY


Continent: South America

Country: Peru

Region: Madre de Díos

Subregion: Manu Province

Closest Town: Puerto Maldonado

Locality Description: Los Amigos Biological Station, Madre de Dios River, ca. 7.0 km upriver from mouth of Río Los Amigos. Trocha Palmeras 1024 m, a 1 m a la derecha.

Locality Site Specific: Trocha Palmeras.

DD Latitude: -12.57

DD Longitude: -70.1


Habitat Description: Old growth, lowland tropical to subtropical moist forest, upper terrace dissected by stream watersheds, rolling.

Soil Description: Soil moist, sandy, clay.

Habitat: Terrestrial , Terra Firme Forest

Botanical Data

Plant Notes: Arbol de 10 m de altura. Flores pequeñas con olor.

Height: 10 m

Habit: Tree

Other Data

Research Site: Los Amigos Conservation Concession & Biological Station

Project: Los Amigos Botany