Collection Details

Species: Cyrtochilum minax (Rchb.f.) Kraenzl.

Orchidaceae Cyrtochilum minax (Rchb.f.) Kraenzl.
R. E. Repasky , J. P. Janovec, M. P. Quijano, S. M. Copeland, L. Ccoyo Cordo 83

Collection Date: 5 November 2005
Determined By: E. A. Christenson
Determination Date: 6 January 2006
Institution: Sarasota, FL


Continent: South America

Country: Peru

Region: Cusco

Subregion: Paucartambo Province

Closest Town: Paucartambo

Locality Description: Wayquecha Cloud Forest Research Station, Kosñipata Valley, between Paucartambo and Pilcopata.

Locality Site Specific: Below split from Wayquechas.

DD Latitude: -13.11

DD Longitude: -71.35

Min. Elevation: 2764 m


Habitat Description: Cloud forest tall.

Habitat: Aerial

Botanical Data

Plant Notes: Shade 3, reddish maroon sepals, yellow petals with red blotches, red lip with wings and white protrusions, red, white and yellow column

Habit: Herb

Other Data

Research Site: Wayqecha Cloud Forest

Project: Wayqecha Botany