Collection Details

Species: Malaxis sp.

Orchidaceae Malaxis sp.
R. E. Repasky , S. M. Copeland, L. Ccoyo Cordova, M. Ccana Avendaño 159

Collection Date: 1 December 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: Wayquechas trail.


Habitat Description: Cloud forest tall.

Habitat: Terrestrial

Botanical Data

Plant Notes: Terrestrial, terminal infloresence, large wavy green leaves, green flowers, size 1, hyperresupinate, long green sepals, smaller petals wrap around the base, lip is biggest and curves up, green column

Habit: Herb

Other Data

Research Site: Wayqecha Cloud Forest

Project: Wayqecha Botany