R. L. Liesner & J. D. Dwyer

Creator(s):
  • Field Museum of Natural History - Botany Department
  • Field Museum of Natural History - Botany Department
Creator role(s):
  • Creator
  • Creator
  • Paullinia fuscescens Kunth, Belize, R. L. Liesner 1642, F
    Creator: Field Museum of Natural History - Botany Department
    [Copyright] Field Museum of Natural History - CC BY-NC
    Description: Paullinia fuscescens Kunth, Belize, R. L. Liesner 1642, F
  • Paullinia fuscescens Kunth, Belize, R. L. Liesner 1642, F
    Creator: Field Museum of Natural History - Botany Department
    [Copyright] Field Museum of Natural History - CC BY-NC
    Description: Paullinia fuscescens Kunth, Belize, R. L. Liesner 1642, F
Current Determination: Paullinia fuscescens Kunth
Family: Sapindaceae
Location: Belize: Belize
Locality: Belize River, 1/2 mile W and east of Ridge Lagoon Plantation at mile 11 on Northern Highway

Collector(s): R. L. Liesner & J. D. Dwyer
Collection Date: 25 January 1974
Description: Uses: Melífera y para matar peces (tallo y raíces machacados) (Arellano et al. 2003:539). Poison, food (Balick et al. 2000:115). Common names: K'ex ak', wayum ak' (Arellano et al. 2003:539).
Catalog Subset: Economic Botany
Catalog Project: Mesoamerican Ethnobotany
EMu IRN: 2114060
OccurenceID: 8b5b4688-92d3-48f1-a4e8-1ba04a01cf6d