Collection Details

Species: Thalia sp. Jeh1952

Marantaceae Thalia sp. Jeh1952
J. E. Householder 1952

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. Surrounding vegetated lake between two different watersheds.

Soil Description: Mostly organic to about 50cm depth.

Habitat: Aguajal Wetland

Botanical Data

Plant Notes: Herb. Flowers white with purple markings. Fertile.

Max. Height: 0.6 m

Habit: Herb

Other Data

Research Site: Aguajal Maraca 4

Project: Aguajal Project