Collection Details

Species: GenIndet sp.jeh2788

Acanthaceae GenIndet sp.jeh2788
J. E. Householder , Paulo Morreira 2788

Collection Date: 15 June 2013
Determined By: J. E. Householder
Determination Date: 12 October 2013
Institution: INPA


Continent: South America

Country: Brazil

Region: Amazonas

Subregion: Alto Solimões

Closest Town: Santo Antonio de Iça

Locality Description: Unidade de conservação federal Javari-Buriti. Flooded region abutted by the Amazon river to the north and two small blackwater canals to the west and east.

DD Latitude: -3.09427

DD Longitude: -67.8299

Coordinate uncertainty: 1000 m

Min. Elevation: 60 m


Habitat Description: More or less permanently flooded tall mixed swamp forest dominated by Mauritia flexuosa.

Soil Description: Mostly peat from 1 to 3 meters in depth.

Habitat: Aguajal

Botanical Data

Plant Notes: Low shrub to 1m. Flowers white with purple markings.

Habit: Shrub

Other Data

Research Site: Aguajal Javari Buriti

Project: Aguajal Project