Collection Details

Species: Dieffenbachia humilis

Araceae Dieffenbachia humilis
J. Lingan , B. Chambi 782

Collection Date: 22 April 2006
Determined By: J. Lingan
Determination Date: 22 April 2006
Institution: BRIT


Continent: South America

Country: Peru

Region: Madre de Díos

Subregion: Manu Province

Locality Description: Cerro Pantiacolla, Quebrada arriba desde el Campamento

DD Latitude: -12.65

DD Longitude: -71.27


Habitat Description: Bosque de Galeria

Habitat: Terrestrial

Botanical Data

Plant Notes: Herb up to 1 m tall in dark rocky creek. Stems 2 cm diam, light green, glossy. Green petioles, sharply edged. Blades matte in both sides. Primary lateral veins slightly sunken adaxially, raisen below. Sterile. Milky sap, with garlic odour.

Min. Height: 1 m

Habit: Herb

Other Data

Research Site: Pantiacolla Mountain

Project: Pantiacolla Botany