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Arizona State University Vascular Plant Herbarium
Catalog #: ASU0008304
Secondary Catalog #: 84628
Taxon: Heliconia acuminata Rich.
Family: Heliconiaceae
Collector: C. W. Wood   5   
Date: 1974-05-24
Locality: Venezuela, Aragua, Parque Nacional Henri Pittier. Lower part of Rancho Grande-Guacamaya trail.
10.413115  -67.609312 +-100000m.
Elevation: 1150 meters (3772ft)
Habitat: In moist, shady tropical evergreen montane forest.
Description: Herb 2 m tall. Leaves 40 cm x 8 cm, rich green with silvery green lines below, parallel to veins. Lvs. distychously arranged on stem. Peduncle erect. Spathes red, flowers orange with black tips.
Reproductive Condition: leaf
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Record Id: 7ae542fe-4f06-4b54-9fbf-b6294bb3b832
Occurrence ID (GUID): 7ae542fe-4f06-4b54-9fbf-b6294bb3b832
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