R. Tún Ortíz

Creator(s):
  • Field Museum of Natural History - Botany Department
Creator role(s):
  • Creator
  • Dicliptera assurgens (L.) Juss., Guatemala, R. Tún Ortíz 887, F
    Creator: Field Museum of Natural History - Botany Department
    [Copyright] Field Museum of Natural History - CC BY-NC
    Description: Dicliptera assurgens (L.) Juss., Guatemala, R. Tún Ortíz 887, F
Current Determination: Dicliptera assurgens (L.) Juss.
Family: Acanthaceae
Location: Guatemala: Petén
Locality: Tikal, Tikal National Park
Habitat/Microhabitat: In low forest

Collector(s): R. Tún Ortíz
Collection Date: 4 April 1970
Description: Uses: En medicina sus hojas en infusión para tratar el asma (Arellano et al. 2003:3). Medicine (Balick et al. 2000:136) Common names: Poklampix, x-poklamix, yich-can, ni' miis [Barrera, 1976, Souza N., 1942, Andrews, 1979]; pensamiento [Martinez, 1979]; gallitos [Barrera, 1976] (Arellano et al. 2003:2).
Catalog Subset: Economic Botany
Catalog Project: Mesoamerican Ethnobotany
EMu IRN: 2114613
OccurenceID: a40ca118-de90-448e-8b54-f401d4283b39