Collection Details

Species: Malaxis sp.

Orchidaceae Malaxis sp.
R. E. Repasky , S. M. Copeland, L. Ccoyo Cordova, M. Ccana Avendaño 177

Collection Date: 7 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: Below Wayquechas trail.

DD Latitude: -13.11

DD Longitude: -71.35

Min. Elevation: 2864 m


Habitat Description: Disturbed hillside

Habitat: Terrestrial

Botanical Data

Plant Notes: Collected before, terrestrial, size 1, shade 1, terminal infloresence, white pseudobulb, small yellow petals, larger yellow sepals, yellow and orange lip, green yellow column

Habit: Herb

Other Data

Research Site: Wayqecha Cloud Forest

Project: Wayqecha Botany