Collection Details

Species: Telipogon tayacajaensis D.E.Benn. & Christenson

Orchidaceae Telipogon tayacajaensis D.E.Benn. & Christenson
R. E. Repasky , S. M. Copeland, L. Ccoyo Cordova, M. Ccana Avenda├▒o 157

Collection Date: 30 November 2005
Determined By: E. A. Christenson
Determination Date: 31 August 2008
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: Below the road in Esperanza.

Min. Elevation: 3051 m


Habitat Description: Cloud forest tall.

Habitat: Aerial

Botanical Data

Plant Notes: Collected before, purple column with hair and looks like an insect, lip and petals are yellow with maroon lines and crosslines, smaller sepals with maroon vertical lines, terminal infloresence, size 3, terrestrial

Habit: Herb

Other Data

Research Site: Wayqecha Cloud Forest

Project: Wayqecha Botany