Collection Details

Species: Smilax sp.jeh991

Smilacaceae Smilax sp.jeh991
J. E. Householder , Amarildo Marques Coelho 2602

Collection Date: 5 April 2013
Determined By: J. E. Householder
Determination Date: 23 December 2013
Institution: INPA


Continent: South America

Country: Brazil

Region: Roraima

Subregion: Caracarai

Closest Town: Caracarai

Locality Description: Parque Nacional Viruá, estrado perdida near BR 174.

DD Latitude: 1.3635

DD Longitude: -60.9754

Coordinate uncertainty: 1000 m

Min. Elevation: 30 m


Habitat Description: Along stagnant water channel (100-300m wide) dominated by Mauritia flexuosa. Surrounded by low statured campina vegetation. Topography extremely flat.

Soil Description: Inundated year-long. Water fluctuates to about 50cm above surface. Sandy bottoms with some organics in inundated areas.

Habitat: Aguajal

Botanical Data

Plant Notes: Vine on Mauritia flexuosa.

Habit: Vine

Other Data

Research Site: Aguajal Viruá #1

Project: Aguajal Project