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Current Determination
!Asteraceae Bercht. & J. Presl Family: Asteraceae Determined By:
Collection Information
Collectors Alex K. Monro & Evelio Alfaro
Collector Team Alex K. Monro
Evelio Alfaro
Collection Number 4515
Collection Date 20 Mar 2004
Location Panama, Bocas del Toro
Keywords Campamiento Luchio
Coordinate 09°05'03"N 082°44'44"W (9.0841600, -82.7455500)
Elevation 1900 m
Description Hemiepiphyte, at 2 m, 6 m in height, stems pale grey-brown, leaves tinged pink in flush, petioles flushed purple; inflorescence green, all florets pink
Locality Ridge S of Campamiento Luchio. Trees 20-25 m, dbhs 30-45 cm, canopy emergents ca 35 m, evidence of frequent branch falls from canopy emergents, Ocotea sp., Quercus sp., Sapium sp. appear to be canopy dominants; landscape of narrow ridges and steep narrow valleys, ca 6000-6500 mm rain pa.
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