R. Aguinda

Creator(s):
  • Rapid Reference Collection (RRC)
Creator role(s):
  • Photographer
  • Creator
  • Symbolanthus, Ecuador, R. Aguinda 1630, F
    Creator: Rapid Reference Collection (RRC)
    (c) Field Museum of Natural History - CC BY-NC 4.0
    Description: Symbolanthus, Ecuador, R. Aguinda 1630, F
  • Symbolanthus G. Don, Ecuador, R. Aguinda 1630, F
    (c) Field Museum of Natural History - CC BY-NC 4.0
    Description: Symbolanthus G. Don, Ecuador, R. Aguinda 1630, F
Current Determination: Symbolanthus G. Don
Family: Gentianaceae
Det. by: L. Struwe, 2011
Identification notes: Not S. calygonus; unknown sp. Need more material.
Location: Ecuador: Sucumbios
Locality: Eastern slopes of the Andes, in the Río Cofanes watershed, on the eastern face
Coordinates: 0.2003 -77.5317
Elevation: 1400
Habitat/Microhabitat: Foothills of the Andes. Short, 10-20m tall upper hill-forest on steep ridgeslopes on acid soils.
Additional data: Giant herb to 2 m tall on ridgetop. Fruits green.

Collector(s): R. Aguinda
Collection Date: 12 August 2001
Catalog Subset: Seed Plants
Catalog Project: Rapid Reference Collection, Rapid Inventory Plants
EMu IRN: 291781
OccurenceID: 63fc36e5-d1b0-4b19-8d20-713414c0295d

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