J. A. Steyermark
- Field Museum of Natural History - Botany Department
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Description: Couma macrocarpa Barb. Rodr., Guatemala, J. A. Steyermark 39875, FCurrent Determination: Couma macrocarpa Barb. Rodr.Family: ApocynaceaeCoordinates: 15.6936 -88.59Elevation: 5Habitat/Microhabitat: in ridges of hilly forest with 'San Juan' trees, and in depressions of swampy ground with ManicariaCollector(s): J. A. SteyermarkCollection Date: 7 December 1941Description: Uses: Used to make a tea-like infusion (voucher). Beverage, latex (Balick et al. 2000:50). Common names: Barca, cow tree (Balick et al. 2000:122).Catalog Subset: Economic BotanyCatalog Project: Mesoamerican EthnobotanyEMu IRN: 2114660OccurenceID: 0d4e557f-00a2-4964-96df-b32b8ec7edbc
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