P. H. Gentle

Creator(s):
  • Field Museum of Natural History - Botany Department
Creator role(s):
  • Creator
  • Odontonema callistachyum (Schltdl. & Cham.) Kuntze, Belize, P. H. Gentle 8724, F
    Creator: Field Museum of Natural History - Botany Department
    [Copyright] Field Museum of Natural History - CC BY-NC
    Description: Odontonema callistachyum (Schltdl. & Cham.) Kuntze, Belize, P. H. Gentle 8724, F
Current Determination: Odontonema callistachyum (Schltdl. & Cham.) Kuntze
Family: Acanthaceae
Location: Belize: Cayo
Locality: near St. Margaret Creek, Hummingbird Highway
Habitat/Microhabitat: cohune ridge, base of hill

Collector(s): P. H. Gentle
Collection Date: 25 May 1955
Description: Uses: Ornamental, melĂ­fera (produce nectar) (Arellano et al. 2003:6). Medicinal (Balick et al. 2000:137).
Catalog Subset: Economic Botany
Catalog Project: Mesoamerican Ethnobotany
EMu IRN: 2114491
OccurenceID: 3572761b-df84-4c04-b59d-88742d9f4c5f