Collection Details

Species: Aspidogyne sp. ab2526

Orchidaceae Aspidogyne sp. ab2526
A. Balarezo , Ethan Householder, Javier Huinga Maceda 2642

Collection Date: 20 July 2009
Determined By: J. E. Householder
Determination Date: 24 January 2011
Institution: BRIT-Peru


Continent: South America

Country: Peru

Region: Madre de Díos

Subregion: Tambopata

Closest Town: Puerto Maldonado

Locality Description: Rio Bajo Madre de Dios - Northern magin of river several kilometer upriver of confluence of Rio Heath - Plot Boli #14. Aguajal Bolivia.

DD Latitude: -12.4464

DD Longitude: -68.6945

Elevation: 170-210 m


Habitat Description: Swamp habitat dominated by Mauritia flexuosa.

Soil Description: Soils paritially decomposed organic material to mucky; always dark, deep, and acidic. Completley saturated, water flow minimal.

Habitat: Aguajal Wetland

Botanical Data

Plant Notes: Herb.

Habit: Herb

Other Data

Research Site: Aguajal Bolivia

Project: Aguajal Project