Collection Details

Species: Elleanthus sp.

Orchidaceae Elleanthus sp.
R. E. Repasky , K. Mcnew, L. Ccoyo Cordova, M. Ccana Avendaño 219

Collection Date: 21 January 2006
Determined By: M. N. Oppel
Determination Date: 24 April 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: Above Esperanza trail.

DD Latitude: -13.1913

DD Longitude: -71.5875

Min. Elevation: 3006 m


Habitat Description: Cloud forest tall.

Habitat: Aerial

Botanical Data

Plant Notes: Size 1, terrestrial and epiphyte, shade 3, bright purple, edges are fringed, white column with purple tip, purple lip with white callus, grows at the nodes

Habit: Herb

Other Data

Research Site: Wayqecha Cloud Forest

Project: Wayqecha Botany