Collection Details

Species: Clethra sp. jj3108

Clethraceae Clethra sp. jj3108
J. P. Janovec , R. E. Repasky, L. C. Cordova, M. C. Avenda├▒o 2899

Collection Date: 3 November 2005
Determined By: J. P. Janovec
Determination Date: 30 July 2007
Institution: BRIT


Continent: South America

Country: Peru

Region: Cusco

Subregion: Paucartambo Province

Closest Town: Paucartambo

Locality Description: Wayqecha Cloud Forest Research and Conservation area. Cuzco department. Province Paucartambo. District Kos├▒ipata Valley. 117 km from the town of Paucartambo, collections made on winding trail down from Wayqecha. Transect 5.

Locality Site Specific: Wayqecha Cloud Forest.

Elevation: 2500-3000 m


Habitat Description: Cloud forest, steep slope

Habitat: Terrestrial

Botanical Data

Plant Notes: Tree 18 m. Fruits brown when dry, opening in 3 parts. Red pubescens, rufous. "Clethra 1"

Habit: Tree

Other Data

Research Site: Wayqecha Cloud Forest

Project: Wayqecha Botany