A. Molina R.

  • Field Museum of Natural History - Botany Department
Creator role(s):
  • Creator
  • Tectaria heracleifolia (Willd.) Underw., Guatemala, A. Molina R. 15747, F
    Creator: Field Museum of Natural History - Botany Department
    [Copyright] The Field Museum
    Description: Tectaria heracleifolia (Willd.) Underw., Guatemala, A. Molina R. 15747, F
Current Determination: Tectaria heracleifolia (Willd.) Underw.
Family: Tectariaceae
Location: Guatemala: Petén
Locality: Tikal, Templo de Las Inscripciones
Elevation: 300
Habitat/Microhabitat: bosque humedo de ruinas

Collector(s): A. Molina R.
Collection Date: 15 November 1965
Description: Uses: Ornamental (Anderson et al. 2003:42). Desconocido (Arellano et al. 2003:502). Medicinal (Balick et al. 2000:48). Common names: Helecho (catchall for ferns), boxch'ilbij, boxch'ilij (Anderson et al. 2003:29, 114, 299). Cru-xiv, morcegalo, pim (Balick et al. 2000:48).
Catalog Subset: Economic Botany
Catalog Project: Mesoamerican Ethnobotany
EMu IRN: 2789165
OccurenceID: c4b28b7e-d828-4f32-a09f-71939b70aaa4

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