The highest peaks of the Central Andean dry puna - the mountain (alpine)
cold desert with alpine bunch-grasses with herbs, grasses, lichens and mosses.
The peaks are 5500 meters above sea level. The eastern slope of the Andes Highlands.
Precordillera, Salta Province, Northwest Argentina Anna Semashko, August (winter) 2008
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