Orchidaceae it is a large and diverse family of flowering plants. There are about 25,000 species around the world, 2,873 species have been found in Peru, and some others remain unknown. Peruvian cloud forests are particularly rich in orchids and CDS is home to a large number of these species.
Mushrooms are matter present in animals and plants. They are also a source of food or medicine, and create nutrients for the soil that allows the cultivation and development of plants. There are approximately 100,000 species of mushrooms in the world, but it is estimated that there are many more to be discovered.