Collection Details

Species: Microchilus sp.

Orchidaceae Microchilus sp.
J. D. Wells , P. Centeno 973

Collection Date: 26 April 2011
Determined By: M. A. Blanco
Determination Date: 12 March 2013
Institution: USJ


Continent: South America

Country: Peru

Region: Cusco

Subregion: Quishpicanchi Province

Closest Town: Limacpunko

Locality Description: District of Marcapata. Community of Union Arasa. Cullebrayoc Trail.

DD Latitude: -13.4948

DD Longitude: -70.8879

Elevation: 2150-2366 m


Habitat Description: 2100-1000 m, Cullebrayoc Trail.

Botanical Data

Plant Notes: Terrestrial herb, fruits immature capsule on long spike.

Min. Height: 0.5 m

Other Data

Research Site: Comunidad Cullebrayoc

Project: Flora of Camanti-Marcapata