J. J. Castillo

Creator(s):
  • Field Museum of Natural History - Botany Department
  • Field Museum of Natural History - Botany Department
Creator role(s):
  • Creator
  • Creator
  • Gomphrena dispersa Standl., Guatemala, J. J. Castillo Mont 1816, F
    Creator: Field Museum of Natural History - Botany Department
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    Description: Gomphrena dispersa Standl., Guatemala, J. J. Castillo Mont 1816, F
  • Gomphrena dispersa Standl., Guatemala, J. J. Castillo Mont 1816, F
    Creator: Field Museum of Natural History - Botany Department
    (c) Field Museum of Natural History - CC BY-NC 4.0
    Description: Gomphrena dispersa Standl., Guatemala, J. J. Castillo Mont 1816, F
Current Determination: Gomphrena dispersa Standl.
Family: Amaranthaceae
Elevation: 1600
Habitat/Microhabitat: secondary vegetation, on the side of the road

Collector(s): J. J. Castillo
Collection Date: 22 June 1993
Description: Uses: Ornamental (Anderson et al. 2003:138). En medicina tradicional como antipirético, diaforético, disentería, emoliente [Andrews, 1979]; para enfermedad de los pulmones (Arellano et al. 2003:22). Common names: Colqueta (Anderson et al. 2003:299). X-pulmmon yaax xiu, chak mool, chak mool mul, chak mo'ol, amor seco, siempre viva, inmortal [Barrera, 1976]; sanguinaria Santa Teresa (Oax), [Martinez, 1979] (Arellano et al. 2003:21).
Catalog Subset: Economic Botany
Catalog Project: Mesoamerican Ethnobotany
EMu IRN: 2114630
OccurenceID: f44bfe16-a33a-4498-a70a-4de6d0cbcf15

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