Hidden Inca treasure: Remarkable new tree discovered in the Andes

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September 7, 2017

From: Wake Forest University
Hidden in plain sight – that’s how researchers describe their discovery of a new genus of large forest tree commonly found, yet previously scientifically unknown, in the tropical Andes. Researchers from the Smithsonian and Wake Forest University detailed their findings in a study just released the journal PhytoKeys. The post Hidden Inca treasure: Remarkable new tree discovered