Collection Details

Species: Machaerium sp. Jeh1307

Fabaceae Machaerium sp. Jeh1307
J. E. Householder 1935

Collection Date: 9 September 2012
Determined By: unknown
Determination Date: unknown
Institution: unknown


Continent: South America

Country: Brazil

Region: Roraima

Subregion: Amajari

Closest Town: Boa Vista

Locality Description: Maracá Biological Station. Located on savanna-forest transition.

DD Latitude: 3.37611

DD Longitude: -61.45

Coordinate uncertainty: 1000 m

Elevation: 100-150 m


Habitat Description: Small Mauritia-dominated wetland embedded within terra firme forest matrix. Along small igarapé following topographic lows.

Soil Description: Mostly sandy with small amount of peat accumulation. Small hummock-hill topography where plants occur on small islands of raised soil.

Habitat: Aguajal Wetland

Botanical Data

Plant Notes: Liana. No red latex. Stipule derived spines. Sterile.

Habit: Liana

Other Data

Research Site: Aguajal Maraca 4

Project: Aguajal Project