Bolivia, La Paz, Inquisivi, "Chullpa Marka", this is the spine-like ridge south of junction of the río Aguilani and río Miguillas where we first discovered the ruins of Choquecamiri.
16º41' S - 67º20' W, 1800 m snm.
The area is covered with shrubs and small trees and burned grasslands. Acacia is dominant. At my request the local campesinos have stopped burning this as of 1988, and the area is returning to forest rapidly.
Descripción de la planta:
2 m high shrub in ruins at 1800 m. Growing in matorral, habitat. Twigs orange-brown tomentose. Underside of leaf brown-green tomentose. Petals