NEOTROPICAL Tropical & Subtropical Moist Broadleaf Forest

The rainforests of tropical South and Central America have the highest diversity of plants in the world...

Family Proteaceae

Oreocallis grandiflora, (Wayqecha Lodge, Peru).

Family Orchidaceae

This orchid flower looks like a little man with a funny hat, screaming!

Epidendrum secundum, (Wayqecha Lodge, Peru).

(?) Cyrtochilum aureum (Wayqecha Lodge, Peru).

Thinking of travelling again after everything settles down? One of the first expeditions I am booked to work on is the NZ sub-Antarctics with Silversea Expeditions and Australia with Coral Expeditions. And here is a shortened version of one of my lectures in a warmer part of the world.