Collection Details

Species: Aphelandra sp. pm668

Acanthaceae Aphelandra sp. pm668
A. P. Maceda 668

Collection Date: 24 May 2003
Determined By: J. P. Janovec
Determination Date: 1 October 2006
Institution: BRIT


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 Carretera 760 m, a 2 m a la derecha.

Locality Site Specific: Trocha Carretera.

DD Latitude: -12.57

DD Longitude: -70.1


Habitat Description: Lowland tropical to subtropical moist forest. Secondary vegetation along edges of man-made road trail.

Soil Description: Soil moist, sandy, clay.

Habitat: Terrestrial , Terra Firme Forest

Botanical Data

Plant Notes: Hierba de 1 m de altura. Flores rojas con manchas amarillas.

Height: 1 m

Habit: Herb

Other Data

Research Site: Los Amigos Conservation Concession & Biological Station

Project: Los Amigos Botany