Salkantay Mountain (image) Aarhus University Share Print E-Mail Caption This is the Salkantay mountain, Peru. With a stable climate and many small and varied habitats, the Andes mountains are one of the places with the most rare plant species in the Americas. Credit Photo: Benjamin Blonder Usage Restrictions Only in connection with this press release Share Print E-Mail Disclaimer: AAAS and EurekAlert! are not responsible for the accuracy of news releases posted to EurekAlert! by contributing institutions or for the use of any information through the EurekAlert system.