Collection Details

Species: Machaerium sp.jeh2014

Fabaceae Machaerium sp.jeh2014
J. E. Householder 2014

Collection Date: 4 October 2012
Determined By: J. E. Householder
Determination Date: 17 October 2013
Institution: INPA


Continent: South America

Country: Brazil

Region: Amapá

Subregion: Vicotoria de Jari

Closest Town: Vicotoria de Jari

Locality Description: About 50km above mouth of Rio Jari

DD Latitude: -1.04772

DD Longitude: -52.3935

Coordinate uncertainty: 1000 m

Elevation: 20-50 m


Habitat Description: Mauritia dominated island in middle of Jari River. Tide causes 1 meter pulse that floods island daily causing river to change flow direction. Water fluctuation by tidal pulse is greater than seasonal pulse of river.

Soil Description: Mostly clayey, flooded twice daily.

Habitat: Aguajal Wetland

Botanical Data

Plant Notes: Tree. Sterile.

Habit: Tree

Other Data

Research Site: Jari Island

Project: Aguajal Project