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Catalog #: ASU0008610
Occurrence ID (GUID): 36a114f3-b95b-4f0d-a4a2-20921c4faf7f
Secondary Catalog #: 188328
Taxon: Blepharocalyx salicifolius (HBK) O. Berg
Family: Myrtaceae
Determiner: B.K. Holst, 1993
Collector: Marko Lewis   37402   
Date: 1990-06-20
Verbatim Date: 1990-6-20
Locality: Bolivia, La Paz, Prov. Inquisivi. Yamora Iguasani. On slopes between Comunidad Yamora and Comunidad Iguasani.
-16.9333  -67.1167
Elevation: 2850-2950 meters (9348-9676ft)
Habitat: An isolated patch of cloud forest remains on the SW-facing slope above Iguasani. 5-6 km SE of Iquisivi. The most part of Yamora area is dry, and seriously eroding from overgrazing and poor cultivation methods. On the Iguasani side of the ridge a remnent patch of cloud forest remains with a number of rare species.
Reproductive Condition: fruit
Notes: Scattered medium-sized 10 m high tree. Opposite leaves mostly hang down. Fruits orange.
Specimen Images
Link to Source: ASU #ASU0008610
Record Id: 160e69ac-a6ea-48e9-9d74-8efc3dddf80a
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