W. C. Burger et al.

Creator(s):
  • Field Museum of Natural History - Botany Department
Creator role(s):
  • Creator
  • Hygrophila costata Nees, Costa Rica, W. C. Burger 11724, F
    Creator: Field Museum of Natural History - Botany Department
    [Copyright] Field Museum of Natural History - CC BY-NC
    Description: Hygrophila costata Nees, Costa Rica, W. C. Burger 11724, F
Current Determination: Hygrophila costata Nees & T. Nees
Family: Acanthaceae
Location: Costa Rica: Alajuela
Locality: W of Bijagua, near Rio Zapote. On eastern slopes of Volcan Miravalles
Coordinates: 10.73 -85.83
Elevation: 600
Habitat/Microhabitat: evergreen topical wet forest and pastures

Collector(s): W. C. Burger et al.
Collection Date: 11 Feb 1982
Description: Uses: Medicinal (Balick et al. 2000:136).
Catalog Subset: Economic Botany
Catalog Project: Mesoamerican Ethnobotany
EMu IRN: 2114620
OccurenceID: b892f9a5-e0b6-4598-bd77-383f1b744ef4