J. Barlou

  • Field Museum of Natural History - Botany Department
Creator role(s):
  • Creator
  • Syngonium podophyllum Schott, Mexico, J. Barlou 344, F
    Creator: Field Museum of Natural History - Botany Department
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    Description: Syngonium podophyllum Schott, Mexico, J. Barlou 344, F
Current Determination: Syngonium podophyllum Schott
Family: Araceae
Elevation: 100
Habitat/Microhabitat: selva alta perenifolia, calido humedo

Collector(s): J. Barlou
Collection Date: 1 November 1978
Description: 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 Botany
Catalog Project: Mesoamerican Ethnobotany, Flowers TCN
EMu IRN: 2789351
OccurenceID: e4990b42-826c-4a8e-ba50-42106070629e

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