P. Simá

Creator(s):
  • Field Museum of Natural History - Botany Department
Creator role(s):
  • Creator
  • Talinum paniculatum (Jacq.) Gaertn., Mexico, P. Simá 758, F
    Creator: Field Museum of Natural History - Botany Department
    [Copyright] Field Museum of Natural History - CC BY-NC
    Description: Talinum paniculatum (Jacq.) Gaertn., Mexico, P. Simá 758, F
Current Determination: Talinum paniculatum (Jacq.) Gaertn.
Family: Portulacaceae
Location: Mexico: Yucatán
Locality: Valladolid, Yalcoba
Coordinates: 20.7911 -88.0394
Habitat/Microhabitat: low, deciduous, secondary forest in black, rocky soil.

Collector(s): P. Simá
Collection Date: 23 Jun 1988
Description: Uses: Medicinal (voucher). To treat swellings and sores, fresh leaves chopped and plaster on with water (Kunow 2003:136). Common names: Xtsunyaji (voucher). ?um ya ('pain reducer plant') (Bricker and Miram 2002:499). Chupí (Kunow 2003:136).
Catalog Subset: Economic Botany
Catalog Project: Mesoamerican Ethnobotany
EMu IRN: 2114295
OccurenceID: a2ed123d-b9c3-4756-8920-4f96a9fee204