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Urupé

Helosis cayennensis

Description:

It's a parasitic plant belonging to the Balanophoraceae family and possibly in the genus Balanophora. I have a similar spotting from 2012 tht was ID by Dan Doucette. http://www.projectnoah.org/spottings/122...

Habitat:

Lacandon Rainforest.

1 Species ID Suggestions

Urupé
Helosis cayennensis (Sw.) Spreng. Detalha Taxon Publico


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3 Comments

LuisStevens
LuisStevens 4 years ago

Thank you Leonardo Cardoso for the ID and the link.

LuisStevens
LuisStevens 6 years ago

You are welcome Dan.

dandoucette
dandoucette 6 years ago

You've already said in your description what I was going to comment. Thanks for mentioning me.

LuisStevens
Spotted by
LuisStevens

Chiapas, Mexico

Spotted on Dec 11, 2013
Submitted on Apr 2, 2014

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