R. Aguinda

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  • Clidemia cf. discolor (Triana) Cogn., Ecuador, R. Aguinda 1073, F
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    Description: Clidemia cf. discolor (Triana) Cogn., Ecuador, R. Aguinda 1073, F
Current Determination: Clidemia discolor (Triana) Cogn.
Family: Melastomataceae
Det. by: F. A. Michelangeli, 2013
Location: Ecuador: Sucumbios
Locality: Eastern slopes of the Andes, ca. 10 km south of the Ecuador-Colombia border, narrow ridge northeast of campsite #2 (Bermejo Vista) and south of Cerro Sur Pax, on Rapid Biological Inventory #3.
Coordinates: 0.3039 -77.4089
Elevation: 1000
Habitat/Microhabitat: Foothills of the Andes near the Colombian border. Upper hill forest on clay soils. Ridges & steep slopes.
Additional data: Shrub, 2 m; petioles red; axillary flowers white.

Collector(s): R. Aguinda
Collection Date: 28 July 2001
Catalog Subset: Seed Plants
Catalog Project: Rapid Reference Collection, Rapid Inventory Plants
EMu IRN: 297531
OccurenceID: 535413cd-9653-478a-8eb5-3a17bd4a3c90