Collection Details

Species: Clusia hammeliana Pipoly

Clusiaceae Clusia cf. hammeliana Pipoly
J. Huinga , Ethan Householder, Angel Balarezo Mozambite 151

Collection Date: 10 June 2009
Determined By: J. P. Janovec
Determination Date: 25 October 2010
Institution: BRIT


Continent: South America

Country: Peru

Region: Madre de Díos

Subregion: Tambopata

Closest Town: Puerto Maldonado

Locality Description: Rio Madre de Dios, northern margin. One km down river from communidad Lagarto - Plot Lag #22. Aguajal Lagarto.

DD Latitude: -12.6394

DD Longitude: -69.7805

Elevation: 200-250 m


Habitat Description: Swamp habitat dominated by Mauritia flexuosa.

Soil Description: Soils paritially decomposed organic material to mucky; always dark, deep, and acidic. Completley saturated, water flow minimal.

Habitat: Aguajal Wetland

Botanical Data

Plant Notes: Hemiepiphyte. Hemiepiphyte. Yellow latex.

Habit: Hemiepiphyte

Other Data

Research Site: Aguajal Lagarto

Project: Aguajal Project