P. H. Gentle

Creator(s):
  • Field Museum of Natural History - Botany Department
  • Field Museum of Natural History - Botany Department
Creator role(s):
  • Creator
  • Creator
  • Ficus maxima Mill., Belize, P. H. Gentle 1307, F
    Creator: Field Museum of Natural History - Botany Department
    (c) Field Museum of Natural History - CC BY-NC 4.0
    Description: Ficus maxima Mill., Belize, P. H. Gentle 1307, F
  • Ficus maxima Mill., Belize, P. H. Gentle 1307, F
    Creator: Field Museum of Natural History - Botany Department
    (c) Field Museum of Natural History - CC BY-NC 4.0
    Description: Ficus maxima Mill., Belize, P. H. Gentle 1307, F
Current Determination: Ficus maxima Mill.
Family: Moraceae

Collector(s): P. H. Gentle
Collection Date: 19 July 1934
Description: Uses: Maderable; medicinal el latex para parches cuando hay dolor de cabeza; es una de las especies de cuya corteza los mayas hacĂ­an papel; forrajera, los frutos los comen los monos, loros y ganado (Arellano et al. 2003:439-440). Medicine (Balick et al. 2000:57). Common names: Akuum (Arellano et al. 2003:440). Fig, wild fig (Balick et al. 2000:57).
Catalog Subset: Economic Botany
Catalog Project: Mesoamerican Ethnobotany
EMu IRN: 2114899
OccurenceID: 55881618-28a4-42e0-8303-efd67d771531

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