R. S. Flores

Creator(s):
  • Field Museum of Natural History - Botany Department
Creator role(s):
  • Creator
  • Struthanthus orbicularis (Kunth) Blume, Mexico, R. S. Flores s.n., F
    Creator: Field Museum of Natural History - Botany Department
    [Copyright] The Field Museum
    Description: Struthanthus orbicularis (Kunth) Blume, Mexico, R. S. Flores s.n., F
Current Determination: Struthanthus orbicularis (Kunth) Blume
Family: Loranthaceae
Location: Mexico: Yucatán
Locality: Progreso

Collector(s): R. S. Flores
Description: Uses: Medicinal, el tubércula y las hojas en infusión para tratar heridas; melífera (Arellano et al. 2003:195). Common names: Chem-chaw-ak (voucher). Makal kuch ak, rosario ak, makal k' uch ak, makal ak', makalkinch, makal k'uuch (Arellano et al. 2003:194-195).
Catalog Subset: Economic Botany
Catalog Project: Mesoamerican Ethnobotany
EMu IRN: 2789716
OccurenceID: 3d9ebfd0-ac35-4d4b-8b2a-2bf96761914f