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Gaiadendron punctatum, Termales del Ruiz, Colombia  Colombia,Colombia 2022,Fall,Gaiadendron,Gaiadendron punctatum,Geotagged,Páramo,South America,Termales del Ruiz,World Click/tap to enlarge PromotedSpecies introCountry intro

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  1. Maybe something like Gaiadendron punctatum. Posted 14 days ago
      1. Amazing, thanks so much!

        Described as a "parasitic shrub". Do you know what that means? Parasitic to another plant?
        Posted 14 days ago
        1. You're welcome...Yes, parasitic plants get all/some of their nutrients from other living plants. Posted 11 days ago

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"Gaiadendron" is a genus of parasitic shrubs or trees in the family Loranthaceae. It solely comprises the species "Gaiadendron punctatum," which is found in North and South America.

Similar species: Santalales
Species identified by Ferdy Christant
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By Ferdy Christant

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Uploaded May 18, 2023. Captured Sep 25, 2022 08:13 in XJCC+5P Villamaría, Caldas, Colombia.
  • NIKON D850
  • f/5.6
  • 1/250s
  • ISO720
  • 400mm