Collection Details

Species: Elleanthus sp.

Orchidaceae Elleanthus sp.
R. E. Repasky , S. M. Copeland, L. Ccoyo Cordova, M. Ccana Avendaño 172

Collection Date: 6 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: Upper Wayquechas.

DD Latitude: -13.1

DD Longitude: -71.36

Min. Elevation: 3133 m


Habitat Description: Cloud forest tall.

Habitat: Aerial

Botanical Data

Plant Notes: White column with purple hood, white lip with fringe, terminal infloresence, large bracts fofr the flowers, shade 3, epiphyte, size 2

Habit: Herb

Other Data

Research Site: Wayqecha Cloud Forest

Project: Wayqecha Botany