Collection Details

Species: GenIndet SpIndet

FamIndet GenIndet SpIndet
J. D. Wells , P. Centeno 1025

Collection Date: 17 May 2011
Determined By: unknown
Determination Date: unknown
Institution: unknown


Continent: South America

Country: Peru

Region: Madre de Díos

Subregion: Tambopata

Closest Town: Puerto Maldonado

Locality Description: Tambopata District. Community of Las Mercedes. Aguajal Mercedes, Kilometer 394 Cart. Interoceanica.

DD Latitude: -12.695

DD Longitude: -69.4693

Min. Elevation: 250 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.

Botanical Data

Plant Notes: Shrub w/ long stem, leaves almost to bottom of plant. leaves alternate serrate margins. Flowers yellow.

Min. Height: 3 m

Other Data

Research Site: Aguajal Mercedes

Project: Aguajal Project