7939 - Bromeliads (Wild) - 2011-10-13|
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Locality: Ecuador - Prov. of Zamora-Chinchipe, area of Estación Cientifica San Francisco (S 03°58´, W 79°04´ ), road Loja-Zamora, ca. 35 km from Loja; moist montane forest
Photographer: Florian Werner
Note: Col.: Werner, F.A. 2404 (29-02-2008) - Det.: F.A. Werner "uncommon at ECSF; apparently not reaching higher than 1900m; entire inflorescence electric pink; petals with large, roundish lobes and lila; 3rd individual flowering in sec. forest, midstory currently (1820m)"
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