W. A. Schipp

Creator(s):
  • Field Museum of Natural History - Botany Department
Creator role(s):
  • Creator
  • Peperomia pellucida (L.) Kunth, Belize, W. A. Schipp 491, F
    Creator: Field Museum of Natural History - Botany Department
    [Copyright] Field Museum of Natural History - CC BY-NC
    Description: Peperomia pellucida (L.) Kunth, Belize, W. A. Schipp 491, F
Current Determination: Peperomia pellucida (L.) Kunth
Family: Piperaceae
Location: Belize
Elevation: 46
Habitat/Microhabitat: common in open pasture

Collector(s): W. A. Schipp
Collection Date: 17 Dec 1932
Description: Uses: Medicine (Balick et al. 2000:53). Common names: Xbakenwo' [Barrera, 1976] (Arellano et al. 2003:488). Wild mint (Balick et al. 2000:53).
Catalog Subset: Economic Botany
Catalog Project: Mesoamerican Ethnobotany, Flowers TCN
EMu IRN: 2114300
OccurenceID: 6516eee1-a56f-4be4-a551-ead082ac0e68