P. C. Standley

  • Field Museum of Natural History - Botany Department
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  • Syngonium podophyllum Schott, Guatemala, P. C. Standley 72513, F
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    Description: Syngonium podophyllum Schott, Guatemala, P. C. Standley 72513, F
Current Determination: Syngonium podophyllum Schott
Family: Araceae

Collector(s): P. C. Standley
Collection Date: 26 April 1939
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: 2789614
OccurenceID: 06b56af0-7363-479d-b24b-142fdf97e5ae

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