C. F. Vriesendorp

Current Determination: Sanchezia Ruíz & Pav.
Family: Acanthaceae
Location: Ecuador: Sucumbíos
Locality: 5 km E of Comunidad Dureno and 3 km S of the Aguarico River
Coordinates: 0.03833 -76.7422
Elevation: 250
Habitat/Microhabitat: Hills 50-100 m high with sandy crests and high, diverse forest on slopes. Also open floodplain swamps with low vegetation tangles.
Additional data: 1-2 m, bracts mostly red, flowers yellow.

Collector(s): C. F. Vriesendorp
Collection Date: 28 May 2007
Catalog Subset: Seed Plants
Catalog Project: Rapid Inventory Plants
EMu IRN: 3319789
OccurenceID: e1ef5de6-a8cb-495c-baad-da77ce9c45e0

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