Collection Details

Species: Micropholis guyanensis (A. DC.) Pierre

Sapotaceae Micropholis guyanensis (A. DC.) Pierre
A. P. Maceda 15

Collection Date: 22 September 2002
Determined By: J. E. Householder
Determination Date: 3 January 2011
Institution: BRIT-Peru


Continent: South America

Country: Peru

Region: Madre de Díos

Subregion: Manu Province

Closest Town: Puerto Maldonado

Locality Description: Los Amigos Biological Station, Madre de Dios River, ca. 7.0 km upriver from mouth of Río Los Amigos. Trocha Segundo Mirador.

Locality Site Specific: Trocha Segundo Mirador.

DD Latitude: -12.57

DD Longitude: -70.1

Elevation: 270-270 m


Habitat Description: Old growth tropical to subtropical moist forest. Upper terrace, highly dissected by streams.

Soil Description: Soil dark, sandy, poor, well-drained.

Habitat: Terrestrial , Terra Firme Forest

Botanical Data

Plant Notes: Arbol 20 m de altura, con latex blanco, pegajoso. Con botones redondos y flor blanco.

Habit: Tree

Other Data

Research Site: Los Amigos Conservation Concession & Biological Station

Project: Los Amigos Botany