J. A. Steyermark

  • Field Museum of Natural History - Botany Department
Creator role(s):
  • Creator
  • Trianthema portulacastrum L., Guatemala, J. A. Steyermark 47776, F
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    Description: Trianthema portulacastrum L., Guatemala, J. A. Steyermark 47776, F
Current Determination: Trianthema portulacastrum L.
Family: Aizoaceae
Coordinates: 14.1889 -91.4208
Elevation: 30

Collector(s): J. A. Steyermark
Collection Date: 19 June 1942
Description: Uses: Forraje para gallinas y cerdos; en las islas, es alimeto de los "patos bobos" y la usan para hacer sus nidos [BADEPY] (Arellano et al. 2003:14). Medicine (Balick et al. 2000:61). Common names: Verdolaga xucul, tsinkan o verdolaga, verdolaga de playa, pico real (Arellano et al. 2003:14).
Catalog Subset: Economic Botany
Catalog Project: Mesoamerican Ethnobotany
EMu IRN: 2114622
OccurenceID: 3c610dfc-0823-4639-bd39-8b61729f319b

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