Huanchaca

Huanchaca

 

a city in Bolivia, in Potosí Department. Situated in the western Cordillera de Chichas, on the highway connecting Oruro with Antofagasta, Chile. Silver, copper, and zinc are mined near Huanchaca.

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Santa Rosa Del Sara, fr., 21-III-1916, Steinbach 1825 (SI); Velazco, Reserva Forestal Bajo Paragua, 12 km de Santa Rosa yendo hacia Huanchaca, cerrado, fr., 21-III-1994, Guillen et al.
SANTA CRUZ: Velazco, Parque Nacional Noel Kempff-Mercado, Campamento Huanchaca, Arroyo et al.
2002 Estimacion del habitat util y la abundancia potencial del lobo de crin o borochi (Chrysocyon brachyurus) en Huanchaca, Santa Cruz.
He emigrated to Bolivia in 1904 at the age of 23, when he was contracted by the Compania Huanchaca de Bolivia as the Plant Administrator at Huanchaca, the plant for the Pulacayo mine.
18605); Velasco, Parque Noel Kempff Mercado, Serrania de Huanchaca, near Lago Caiman, ca.