Collection Details

Species: Prosthechea fusca (Schltr.) Bennett & Christenson

Orchidaceae Prosthechea fusca (Schltr.) Bennett & Christenson
R. E. Repasky , L. Ccoyo Cordova, M. Ccana Avenda├▒o, M. P. Quijano, 357

Collection Date: 10 April 2006
Determined By: E. A. Christenson
Determination Date: 1 September 2007
Institution: Sarasota, FL


Continent: South America

Country: Peru

Region: Cusco

Subregion: Paucartambo Province

Closest Town: Paucartambo

Locality Description: Wayquecha Cloud Forest Research Station, Kos├▒ipata Valley, between Paucartambo and Pilcopata.

Locality Site Specific: Esperanza trail.

Min. Elevation: 2525 m


Habitat Description: Cloud forest short.

Habitat: Terrestrial

Botanical Data

Plant Notes: Terrestrial, tri-lobed lip, purple lip, purple green and brown column, terminal inflorescence, maroon sepals and petals, sepals have white tips

Min. Height: 0.4 m

Habit: Herb

Other Data

Research Site: Wayqecha Cloud Forest

Project: Wayqecha Botany