Bolivia, La Paz, Inquisivi, Pavionani, on the slope above the Pavionani Fork of the río Chimu below the headwaters divide with the río Janko Kalani. Two herders huts are in the area. 7 km N of Choquetanga.
16º48' S - 67º18' W, 3500 m snm.
Grasslands at treeline, both grazed and ungrazed with small patches of trees along the river. Weinmannia and Gynoxys are common trees.
Descripción de la planta:
Small scattered 1 m high shrub along river. Phyllaries purple-black. Inflorescence white.