R. S. Pelly

  • Field Museum of Natural History - Botany Department
Creator role(s):
  • Creator
  • Petrea volubilis L., Belize, R. S. Pelly 34, F
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    Description: Petrea volubilis L., Belize, R. S. Pelly 34, F
Current Determination: Petrea volubilis L.
Family: Verbenaceae
Elevation: 30

Collector(s): R. S. Pelly
Collection Date: 7 August 1933
Description: Uses: Forrajera para ganado caprino, equino y ovino; ornamental (Arellano et al. 2003:599). Medicine, ornamental (Balick et al. 2000:132). Common names: Optsimin, azonta caballo, tzimin, oop tsimin, x-op tsimin, op'tsimin, bejuco de caballo, comida de caballo, yochop'tsimin [Barrera, 1976] (Arellano et al. 2003:599). Handkerchief of sarah, lava platos, paêuelo de sarah, pañuelo de sarah (Balick et al. 2000:132).
Catalog Subset: Economic Botany
Catalog Project: Mesoamerican Ethnobotany
EMu IRN: 2788923
OccurenceID: 460f5a67-6161-4ef9-8cb2-a3e2406d99ef

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