G. J. Breckon & M. E. Breckon

Creator(s):
  • Field Museum of Natural History - Botany Department
  • Field Museum of Natural History - Botany Department
Creator role(s):
  • Creator
  • Creator
  • Asclepias oenotheroides Schltdl. & Cham., Mexico, G. J. Breckon 2015, F
    Creator: Field Museum of Natural History - Botany Department
    [Copyright] The Field Museum
    Description: Asclepias oenotheroides Schltdl. & Cham., Mexico, G. J. Breckon 2015, F
  • Asclepias oenotheroides Schltdl. & Cham., Mexico, G. J. Breckon 2015, F
    Creator: Field Museum of Natural History - Botany Department
    [Copyright] The Field Museum
    Description: Asclepias oenotheroides Schltdl. & Cham., Mexico, G. J. Breckon 2015, F
Current Determination: Asclepias oenotheroides Schltdl. & Cham.
Family: Asclepiadaceae
Location: Mexico: Veracruz
Locality: 10.8 km SE of Alvarado on hwy 180 to Lerdo de Tejada
Coordinates: 18.7417 -95.68
Habitat/Microhabitat: weedy roadside on consolidated coastal dunes

Collector(s): G. J. Breckon & M. E. Breckon
Collection Date: 1 July 1976
Description: Uses: Medicinal; como antihistiminico; biliosidades; diurético; heridas y llagas; ictericia; dolor de muelas (Arellano et al. 2003:51). Common names: Kabalk'umche' [Barrera, 1976]; cochinita, hierba de mula (Sin), tlanenpopolá (Pue) [Martinez,1979] (Arellano et al. 2003:51).
Catalog Subset: Economic Botany
Catalog Project: Mesoamerican Ethnobotany, Veracruz
EMu IRN: 2114688
OccurenceID: 37e2a83e-3028-4d40-ac8e-9b6d97ddc6a3