R. Aguinda

  • Mendkhuu Enkhbayar : Field Museum of Natural History - Botany Department
Creator role(s):
  • Photographer
  • Justicia L., Ecuador, R. Aguinda 995, F
    Photographer: Mendkhuu Enkhbayar : Field Museum of Natural History - Botany Department
    (c) Field Museum of Natural History - CC BY-NC 4.0
    Description: Justicia L., Ecuador, R. Aguinda 995, F
Current Determination: Justicia L.
Family: Acanthaceae
Location: Ecuador: Sucumbios
Locality: Eastern slopes of the Andes, ca. 10 km south of the Ecuador-Colombia border, vic
Coordinates: 0.1803 -77.4972
Elevation: 450
Habitat/Microhabitat: Foothills of the Andes near the Colombian border. River margin and 40m tall lowland forest on low hills with clay soils.
Additional data: Low herb growing among rocks along the Bermejo River. Flowers white.

Collector(s): R. Aguinda
Collection Date: 25 July 2001
Catalog Subset: Seed Plants
Catalog Project: GDI 2013-2015 SAPP, Rapid Inventory Plants
EMu IRN: 299215
OccurenceID: e68905cf-cc2e-4f4e-96ae-e7b7a5b428d0

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