Collection Details

Species: Prosthechea fusca (Schltr.) Bennett & Christenson

Orchidaceae Prosthechea fusca (Schltr.) Bennett & Christenson
R. E. Repasky , M. P. Quijano, M. A. Chocce, L. Ccoyo Cordova, M. Ccana Aven 18

Collection Date: 6 September 2005
Determined By: E. A. Christenson
Determination Date: 1 January 2006
Institution: Sarasota, FL


Continent: South America

Country: Peru

Region: Cusco

Subregion: Paucartambo Province

Closest Town: Paucartambo

Locality Description: Wayquecha Cloud Forest Research Station, Kosñipata Valley, between Paucartambo and Pilcopata.

Locality Site Specific: Esperanza trail.

DD Latitude: -13.1

DD Longitude: -71.34

Min. Elevation: 2808 m


Habitat Description: Cloud forest short.

Habitat: Aerial

Botanical Data

Plant Notes: Epiphte, flowrs with fruits, yellow with red, lip is yellow with red at top and yellow edge, column is maroon, yellow pollinia

Min. Height: 0.5 m

Habit: Herb , Epiphyte

Other Data

Research Site: Wayqecha Cloud Forest

Project: Wayqecha Botany