8885 - Bromeliads (Wild) - 2011-10-13|
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Guzmania atrocastanea H. Luther
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. 2116 (24-10-2006) - Det.: W. Till (U Vienna) 2011 apparently same as fw2069 though rel. small and with very little red on bracts, pedicel and peduncle. White flowers open at night.
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