POWO

Thibaudia beckii Luteyn

, J. Bot. Res. Inst. Texas 12(1): 94 (2018).
IPNI Identifier
urn:lsid:ipni.org:names:77191675-1
Publication
Journal of the Botanical Research Institute of Texas. Fort Worth, Texas
Collation
12(1): 94
Date of Publication
20 Jul 2018
Family as entered in IPNI
Ericaceae

Type Information

Collector Team
St.G.Beck 29911
Locality
La Paz. Prov. Nor Yungas: Parq. Nac. Cotapata, 'puente Mururata, hacia Charobamba', 1390 m
Collection Date
30 Sep 2007
Type Herbaria
holotype LPB
isotype NY NY3231115
Latitude
16° 11' 25" S
Longitude
67° 45' 45" W
Distribution Of Types
Bolivia (Western South America, Southern America)

Remarks

This species is named for Stephan Beck in appreciation for his superb efforts to improve botanical knowledge in Bolivia by collecting plants, teaching and mentoring students, kindness in his assistance to botanical visitors, and in building infrastructure at the National Herbarium in La Paz (LPB).