A. Molina R. & A. R. Molina

Creator(s):
  • Field Museum of Natural History - Botany Department
Creator role(s):
  • Creator
  • Dicliptera assurgens (L.) Juss., Guatemala, A. Molina R. 25397, F
    Creator: Field Museum of Natural History - Botany Department
    [Copyright] Field Museum of Natural History - CC BY-NC
    Description: Dicliptera assurgens (L.) Juss., Guatemala, A. Molina R. 25397, F
Current Determination: Dicliptera assurgens (L.) Juss.
Family: Acanthaceae
Location: Guatemala: Chiquimula
Locality: vicinity of Ataluapa, along Lempa river
Elevation: 800
Habitat/Microhabitat: thickets

Collector(s): A. Molina R. & A. R. Molina
Collection Date: 11 December 1969
Description: Uses: En medicina sus hojas en infusiĆ³n 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: 2114614
OccurenceID: 2b1f78a6-548a-4bac-82b3-6c68731956a2