Collection Details

Species: Aphelandra sp.

Acanthaceae Aphelandra cf. sp.
J. L. Clark , L. Clavijo, J. Janovec, M. Overstreet, J. Wells 11464

Collection Date: 16 May 2010
Determined By: T. F. Daniel
Determination Date: 7 October 2010
Institution: CAS


Country: Peru

Region: Cusco

Subregion: Quispicanchis

Locality Description: Distrito: Camanti, Vitobamba, SE of Quincemil, KM 234 on main highway Quincemil-Cusco (highway Interoceánica - Transamazónica), Bocatoma.

DD Latitude: -13.3183

DD Longitude: -70.8156

Elevation: 800-1100 m


Habitat Description: Mature wet forest along river.

Botanical Data

Plant Notes: Shrub, 1 m tall. Bracts bright yellow. Corolla tubular and bright yellow. Digital photographs of this collection are posted in the Andes-Amazon Atrium of BRIT ( and with John L. Clark (UNA).

Other Data

Project: Flora of Peru