M. O. Hope

Creator(s):
  • Field Museum of Natural History - Botany Department
  • Field Museum of Natural History - Botany Department
Creator role(s):
  • Creator
  • Creator
  • Couma macrocarpa Barb. Rodr., Belize, M. O. Hope 17, F
    Creator: Field Museum of Natural History - Botany Department
    [Copyright] The Field Museum
    Description: Couma macrocarpa Barb. Rodr., Belize, M. O. Hope 17, F
  • Couma macrocarpa Barb. Rodr., Belize, M. O. Hope 17, F
    Creator: Field Museum of Natural History - Botany Department
    [Copyright] The Field Museum
    Description: Couma macrocarpa Barb. Rodr., Belize, M. O. Hope 17, F
Current Determination: Couma macrocarpa Barb. Rodr.
Family: Apocynaceae
Location: British Honduras [Belize]: Toledo
Locality: Temax River
Habitat/Microhabitat: broken ridge bush

Collector(s): M. O. Hope
Collection Date: 08 Apr 1933
Description: Uses: Used to make a tea-like infusion (voucher). Beverage, latex (Balick et al. 2000:50). Common names: Barca (voucher). Barca, cow tree (Balick et al. 2000:122).
Catalog Subset: Economic Botany
Catalog Project: Mesoamerican Ethnobotany
EMu IRN: 2115223
OccurenceID: 6e7916ef-cdb3-481a-80e2-252235aee341