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Current Determination
*Befaria aestuans L. Family: Ericaceae Determined By:
Collection Information
Collectors Harriet G. Barclay & Pedro Juajibioy C.
Collector Team Harriet G. Barclay
Pedro Juajibioy C.
Collection Number 7506
Collection Date 3 May 1959
Location Colombia, Boyacá
Elevation 3650 m
Herbaria MO
Description Shrubs to 3 m tall. Thick stiff leaves to 2.5 x 1.3 cm, lighter below. Large, bright rose flowers with extruded stamens and pistil.
Locality Cordillera Oriental; Sierra Nevada del Cocuy; Quebrada de San Paulino próximo Alto Ritacuva. V-shaped gorge with shrubs, grasses on upper slopes and shrubs on lower slopes. Sta. 24, near river with Espeletis jiminez-quesadae Cuatrec. and shrubs.
Barcodes/Accession Numbers
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MO MO-1234996 2802132 sheet

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