J. D. Dwyer et al.

Creator(s):
  • Field Museum of Natural History - Botany Department
Creator role(s):
  • Creator
  • Peperomia obtusifolia (L.) A. Dietr., Belize, J. D. Dwyer 236, F
    Creator: Field Museum of Natural History - Botany Department
    [Copyright] Field Museum of Natural History - CC BY-NC
    Description: Peperomia obtusifolia (L.) A. Dietr., Belize, J. D. Dwyer 236, F
Current Determination: Peperomia obtusifolia (L.) A. Dietr.
Family: Piperaceae
Location: Belize: Cayo
Locality: Mai Lookout Tower

Collector(s): J. D. Dwyer et al.
Collection Date: Mar 1936
Description: Uses: Ornamental de sombra (Arellano et al. 2003:487). Medicine (Balick et al. 2000:53). Common names: Climbing piper, tep-pím (Balick et al. 2000:53).
Catalog Subset: Economic Botany
Catalog Project: Mesoamerican Ethnobotany, Flowers TCN
EMu IRN: 2114299
OccurenceID: 6920b923-82cb-4a79-8b15-3aa79b0a591f