M. Chanek

Creator(s):
  • Field Museum of Natural History - Botany Department
  • Field Museum of Natural History - Botany Department
  • Field Museum of Natural History - Botany Department
  • Field Museum of Natural History - Botany Department
Creator role(s):
  • Creator
  • Creator
  • Creator
  • Creator
  • Petrea volubilis L., Belize, M. Chanek 143, F
    Creator: Field Museum of Natural History - Botany Department
    (c) Field Museum of Natural History - CC BY-NC 4.0
    Description: Petrea volubilis L., Belize, M. Chanek 143, F
  • Petrea volubilis L., Belize, M. Chanek 143, F
    Creator: Field Museum of Natural History - Botany Department
    (c) Field Museum of Natural History - CC BY-NC 4.0
    Description: Petrea volubilis L., Belize, M. Chanek 143, F
  • Petrea volubilis L., Belize, M. Chanek 143, F
    Creator: Field Museum of Natural History - Botany Department
    (c) Field Museum of Natural History - CC BY-NC 4.0
    Description: Petrea volubilis L., Belize, M. Chanek 143, F
  • Petrea volubilis L., Belize, M. Chanek 143, F
    Creator: Field Museum of Natural History - Botany Department
    (c) Field Museum of Natural History - CC BY-NC 4.0
    Description: Petrea volubilis L., Belize, M. Chanek 143, F
Current Determination: Petrea volubilis L.
Family: Verbenaceae

Collector(s): M. Chanek
Collection Date: 1 March 1933
Description: Uses: Forrajera para ganado caprino, equino y ovino; ornamental (Arellano et al. 2003:599). Medicine, ornamental (Balick et al. 2000:132). Common names: Optsimin, azonta caballo, tzimin, oop tsimin, x-op tsimin, op'tsimin, bejuco de caballo, comida de caballo, yochop'tsimin [Barrera, 1976] (Arellano et al. 2003:599). Handkerchief of sarah, lava platos, paêuelo de sarah, pañuelo de sarah (Balick et al. 2000:132). Image Notes: Inflorescence: Calyx fused, eight, long showy petals, minutely hirsute, petiole persistent, 10.0 mm long x 5.0 mm wide.
Catalog Subset: Economic Botany
Catalog Project: Mesoamerican Ethnobotany
EMu IRN: 2789637
OccurenceID: a7b934fe-643e-4509-963c-7df2f15931dc

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