Collection Details

Species: Ponthieva diptera Linden & Rchb.f.

Orchidaceae Ponthieva diptera Linden & Rchb.f.
R. E. Repasky , M. P. Quijano, L. Ccoyo Cordova, M. Ccana Avendaño 344

Collection Date: 12 March 2006
Determined By: E. A. Christenson
Determination Date: 13 September 2007
Institution: BRIT


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: Split from Wayquechas trail.

DD Latitude: -13.1896

DD Longitude: -71.5844

Min. Elevation: 2880 m


Habitat Description: Cloud forest tall.

Habitat: Aerial

Botanical Data

Plant Notes: Size 1, shade 3, terrestrial, green sepals, small green petals with curled under brown tips, light green column, green lip with brown hood and green puffs below

Min. Height: 0.68 m

Habit: Herb

Other Data

Research Site: Wayqecha Cloud Forest

Project: Wayqecha Botany