R. C. Durán et al.

Creator(s):
  • Field Museum of Natural History - Botany Department
  • Field Museum of Natural History - Botany Department
  • Field Museum of Natural History - Botany Department
Creator role(s):
  • Creator
  • Creator
  • Creator
  • Passiflora ciliata Aiton, Mexico, R. C. Durán 3286, F
    Creator: Field Museum of Natural History - Botany Department
    (c) Field Museum of Natural History - CC BY-NC 4.0
    Description: Passiflora ciliata Aiton, Mexico, R. C. Durán 3286, F
  • Passiflora ciliata Aiton, Mexico, R. C. Durán 3286, F
    Creator: Field Museum of Natural History - Botany Department
    (c) Field Museum of Natural History - CC BY-NC 4.0
    Description: Passiflora ciliata Aiton, Mexico, R. C. Durán 3286, F
  • Passiflora ciliata Aiton, Mexico, R. C. Durán 3286, F
    Creator: Field Museum of Natural History - Botany Department
    (c) Field Museum of Natural History - CC BY-NC 4.0
    Description: Passiflora ciliata Aiton, Mexico, R. C. Durán 3286, F
Current Determination: Passiflora ciliata Aiton
Family: Passifloraceae
Coordinates: 18.9514 -88.1917
Habitat/Microhabitat: secondary forest

Collector(s): R. C. Durán et al.
Collection Date: 15 May 1999
Description: Uses: Roots boiled and mashed for poultices for boils, sores, head tumors, "spinning head," and nausea; fruits also used (Anderson et al. 2003:201). Medicinal, para tratar convulsiones especialmente en niños [Souza N., 1942, Osado R., 1834, Standley, 1930]; histeria [Standley, 1930, Souza N., 1942]; y se considera que es narcótico, sedante [Osado R., 1834, Souza N., 1942, Standley, 1930]; y tóxica; fruto comestible; melífera (Arellano et al. 2003:480). Medicine (Balick et al. 2000:73). Common names: Pooch', poochil (refers to several Passiflora spp.) (Anderson et al. 2003:201). Pochka'ak, flor de la pasión, pasionaria, xpochka'ak' [Barrera, 1976]; poch-gaag, pochkaki, poch, poch' k'aak, poch'k'aak'il, xpoch'k' aak, flor de clavo [Standley, 1930] (Arellano et al. 2003:480).
Catalog Subset: Economic Botany
Catalog Project: Mesoamerican Ethnobotany
EMu IRN: 2113915
OccurenceID: a0cd93ba-3eca-44aa-81f9-1041c9176875

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