Collection Details

Species: Altensteinia boliviensis Rolfe

Orchidaceae Altensteinia boliviensis Rolfe
R. E. Repasky , L. Ccoyo Cordova, M. Ccana Avenda├▒o, M. P. Quijano, 363

Collection Date: 13 April 2006
Determined By: E. A. Christenson
Determination Date: 11 September 2007
Institution: BRIT


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: Split from Wayqichas trail.

DD Latitude: -13.1861

DD Longitude: -71.5839

Min. Elevation: 2802 m


Habitat Description: Cloud forest tall.

Habitat: Terrestrial

Botanical Data

Plant Notes: terrestrial, size 2, shade 3, big green lip which is a cup with white fringe, column is tubelike green and white, small white petals, larger green sepals

Min. Height: 0.6 m

Habit: Herb

Other Data

Research Site: Wayqecha Cloud Forest

Project: Wayqecha Botany