P. H. Gentle

Creator(s):
  • Field Museum of Natural History - Botany Department
  • Field Museum of Natural History - Botany Department
Creator role(s):
  • Creator
  • Creator
  • Begonia sericoneura Liebm., Belize, P. H. Gentle 5140, F
    Creator: Field Museum of Natural History - Botany Department
    [Copyright] Field Museum of Natural History - CC BY-NC
    Description: Begonia sericoneura Liebm., Belize, P. H. Gentle 5140, F
  • Begonia sericoneura Liebm., Belize, P. H. Gentle 5140, F
    Creator: Field Museum of Natural History - Botany Department
    [Copyright] Field Museum of Natural History - CC BY-NC
    Description: Begonia sericoneura Liebm., Belize, P. H. Gentle 5140, F
Current Determination: Begonia sericoneura Liebm.
Family: Begoniaceae
Location: Belize: Toledo
Locality: Condemn Branch Hills
Habitat/Microhabitat: on rock, hillside

Collector(s): P. H. Gentle
Collection Date: 8 January 1945
Description: Uses: Ornamental (Anderson et al. 2003:106, 112, 187,191; Arellano et al. 2003:60). Medicine (Balick et al. 2000:75). Common names: Censen (voucher). Ala de angel (small forms), begonia (in general), noche buena (large forms), orquidea; all terms refer to Begonia spp. (Anderson et al. 2003:301). Begonia, big leaf bush medcine, pa'olul (Balick et al. 2000:75).
Catalog Subset: Economic Botany
Catalog Project: Mesoamerican Ethnobotany
EMu IRN: 2114701
OccurenceID: 17cd3c8f-9eeb-4d68-95b7-37427c79eb3e

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