Collection Details

Species: Poecilanthe effusa (Huber) Ducke

Fabaceae Poecilanthe effusa (Huber) Ducke
A. P. Maceda , F. Cornejo 953

Collection Date: 28 September 2003
Determined By: G. P. Lewis
Determination Date: 2 January 2007
Institution: K


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. Al filo del barranco, al oeste.

Locality Site Specific: Camp.

DD Latitude: -12.57

DD Longitude: -70.1


Habitat Description: Lowland tropical to subtropical moist forest. Disturbed vegetation in and around the Los Amigos Research Station, on high terrace over Madre de Dios River.

Soil Description: Poor soil, sandy-loam with some clay content.

Habitat: Terra Firme Forest , Terrestrial

Botanical Data

Plant Notes: Arbol de 3 m de altura. Flores rojisos. Frutos verdes.

Height: 3 m

Habit: Tree

Other Data

Research Site: Los Amigos Conservation Concession & Biological Station

Project: Los Amigos Botany