M. Sandoval

Creator(s):
  • Field Museum of Natural History - Botany Department
Creator role(s):
  • Creator
  • Hybanthus attenuatus (Humb. & Bonpl. ex Roem. & Schult.) Schulze-Menz, El Salvador, M. Sandoval s.n., F
    Creator: Field Museum of Natural History - Botany Department
    [Copyright] The Field Museum
    Description: Hybanthus attenuatus (Humb. & Bonpl. ex Roem. & Schult.) Schulze-Menz, El Salvador, M. Sandoval s.n., F
Current Determination: Hybanthus attenuatus (Humb. & Bonpl. ex Schult.) Schulze-Menz
Family: Violaceae
Location: El Salvador: Ahuachapán
Locality: San Benito, en el cerro El Tamagas
Coordinates: 13.8167 -89.9333

Collector(s): M. Sandoval
Collection Date: 11 May 1995
Description: Uses: Used with subin and sak elemuy. Roots boiled for toothache or canker sores, at night, as a mouthwash (Anderson et al. 2003:277). Common names: Sak bakal, sak bakal che', sak bakal kaan, sakbakijkaan (Anderson et al. 2003:207).
Catalog Subset: Economic Botany
Catalog Project: Mesoamerican Ethnobotany
EMu IRN: 2789468
OccurenceID: 57680812-1f8f-407e-a420-67ce05e0f46c

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