P. E. Berry

Creator role(s):
  • Cyrtopodium punctatum (L.) Lindl., P. E. Berry 114, F

  • Cyrtopodium punctatum (L.) Lindl., P. E. Berry 114, F

  • ORCH F 1774406

Current Determination: Cyrtopodium punctatum (L.) Lindl.
Family: Orchidaceae
Location: Venezuela: Caracas
Locality: Caracas Botanical Garden, reforested hills
Elevation: 870

Collector(s): P. E. Berry
Collection Date: 6 June 1974
Description: Uses: En medicina para tratar abscesos; se considera balsámico [Souza N., 1942] (Arellano et al. 2003:464). Common Names: Ch'itku'uk [Barrera, 1976]; ch'it-och [Souza N., 1942]; chacalleztle (Oax), chocolpextle (Oax), shoyo (Chontal, Oax), [Martinez, 1979] (Arellano et al. 2003:464).
Catalog Subset: Economic Botany
Catalog Project: Mesoamerican Ethnobotany, Flowers TCN
EMu IRN: 2967264
OccurenceID: 54a8bdf1-07e3-4555-b5c3-f4b3525bd5c7

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