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Description: Syngonium podophyllum Schott, Mexico, J. Barlou 344, FCurrent Determination: Syngonium podophyllum SchottFamily: AraceaeElevation: 100Habitat/Microhabitat: selva alta perenifolia, calido humedoCollector(s): J. BarlouCollection Date: 1 November 1978Description: Uses: El látex es tóxico, provoca picazón en majos y mucosas (Arellano et al. 2003:47). Medicine, food (Balick et al. 2000:172). Boil leaves in water, bathe for rheumatism (Comerford 1996:331). Common names: Oochil (standard name for anthuriums and philodendrons) (Anderson et al. 2003:188). Motusai, oochil, xoochil (Arellano et al. 2003:47). Consuelda, contra hierba, hopya, inchazon (Balick et al. 2000:172). Pega pega (Comerford 1996:331).Catalog Subset: Economic BotanyCatalog Project: Mesoamerican Ethnobotany, Flowers TCNEMu IRN: 2789351OccurenceID: e4990b42-826c-4a8e-ba50-42106070629e
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