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Collection Details

Species: Batesimalva killipii Krapov. ex Fryxell

Malvaceae Batesimalva killipii Krapovickas ex Fryxell
P. A. Fryxell , C. L. Burandt Jr. 4393

Collection Date: 5 February 1984
Determined By: unknown
Determination Date: unknown
Institution: unknown


Country: Venezuela

Region: Trujillo

Locality Description: 40.5 km. N of Bocono on road to Flor de Patria (12 km N of side road to Burbusay).

Elevation: 2050-2050 m


Habitat Description: Lower edge of sub-paramo with Libanothamnus, Dodonaea, Solanum, Clusia, Myrica.

Botanical Data

Plant Notes: Shrub to 2.5 m tall (stems to 2 cm diam. at base); flowers and fruits pendulous; calyx brown-maroon; petals, androecium, and styles tangerine.

Other Data

Project: BRIT Type Specimens