F. Balam

Creator(s):
  • Field Museum of Natural History - Botany Department
  • Field Museum of Natural History - Botany Department
Creator role(s):
  • Creator
  • Creator
  • Talinum paniculatum (Jacq.) Gaertn., Mexico, F. Balam 485, F
    Creator: Field Museum of Natural History - Botany Department
    [Copyright] Field Museum of Natural History - CC BY-NC
    Description: Talinum paniculatum (Jacq.) Gaertn., Mexico, F. Balam 485, F
  • Talinum paniculatum (Jacq.) Gaertn., Mexico, F. Balam 485, F
    Creator: Field Museum of Natural History - Botany Department
    [Copyright] Field Museum of Natural History - CC BY-NC
    Description: Talinum paniculatum (Jacq.) Gaertn., Mexico, F. Balam 485, F
Current Determination: Talinum paniculatum (Jacq.) Gaertn.
Family: Portulacaceae
Location: Mexico: Quintana Roo
Locality: Felipe Carrillo Puerto, Uh-May, 3. 5 km from Felipe Carrillo Puerto
Coordinates: 19.4333 -88.0403
Habitat/Microhabitat: medium, semievergreen, secondary forest. Brown, rocky soil.

Collector(s): F. Balam
Collection Date: 19 Oct 1985
Description: Uses: To treat swellings and sores, fresh leaves chopped and plaster on with water (Kunow 2003:136). Common names: Xtsunyahi (voucher). ?um ya ('pain reducer plant') (Bricker and Miram 2002:499). ChupĂ­ (Kunow 2003:136).
Catalog Subset: Economic Botany
Catalog Project: Mesoamerican Ethnobotany
EMu IRN: 2114296
OccurenceID: 3a2b5f6a-c25c-45ea-9bc0-a3d745d69992