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Search for FLAS accession number: 178280 Total specimen records retrieved: 1

Taxon Family (modern) Accession #
Miconia selleana    Melastomataceae FLAS 178280
ID history :
  • [Orig. id.:] Miconia selleana Urban & Ekman [Det.:] W.S. Judd
    Collector/# : Walter S. Judd  6872 [coll. with] James D. Skean, Jr. & Reginal Ambroise
    Date coll. : 5 June 1993
    Locality &
     label text
    : Haiti: Sud-Est. Massif de la Selle; E of Seguin on "old road" to Mare Rouge (drivable about 10 yrs ago, now only passable on foot or by horse); ca. 6-7 km E of Seguin (2 hrs by horse) on this road, which runs along S edge of Parc National Morne la Visite; 1775-1900 m. Mosaic of pinelands (Pinus occidentalis), cleared fields, pastures, and disturbed cloud forest; some pinelands are open and recently burned, others with dense shrubby understory. Locally common shrub (in pineland) to 3 m tall; lvs. with midvein impressed, secondary veins slightly impressed; young fruits reddish; these plants collected in moist pineland at 1775 m elev.
    Notes : [Label note:] Voucher: revision of Miconia sect. Chaenopleura.
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