Collection Details

Species: Aspidogyne sp.

Orchidaceae Aspidogyne sp.
J. L. Clark , L. Clavijo, J. Janovec, M. Overstreet, J. Wells 11570

Collection Date: 20 May 2010
Determined By: J. P. Janovec
Determination Date: 12 March 2013
Institution: USJ


Country: Peru

Region: Madre de Díos

Subregion: Tambopata

Locality Description: Distrito: Puerto Maldonado, trail to Aguajal, 37.5 KM west of Puerto Maldonado, highway Cusco-Puerto Maldonado.

DD Latitude: -12.7133

DD Longitude: -69.4697

Elevation: 200-246 m


Habitat Description: Wetland (Aguajal) dominated by Mauritia flexuosa.

Botanical Data

Plant Notes: Terrestrial herb, 5-10 cm tall. Perianth white. Digital photographs of this collection are posted in the Andes-Amazon Atrium of BRIT ( and with John L. Clark (UNA).

Other Data

Project: Flora of Peru