P. C. Standley

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  • Mangifera indica L., P. C. Standley 79678, F
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    Description: Mangifera indica L., P. C. Standley 79678, F
Current Determination: Mangifera indica L.
Family: Anacardiaceae
Elevation: 325

Collector(s): P. C. Standley
Collection Date: 29 November 1940
Description: Uses: Fruit as commercial crop and food, tea of the leaves used for scorpion stings, either topically or ingested (Anderson et al. 2003:180). En medicina el fruto maduro y cocido para tratar el asma, diarrea crónica, vermífugo [Osada R., 1834]; el fruto maduro es comestible, para madera para yugos de carretas; melífera (néctar) (Arellano et al. 2003:26). Edible (Atran 1993:645). Food, medicinal, miscellaneous products, beverage, poison (Balick et al. 2000:117). Common Names: Mango (Anderson et al. 2003:180). Mango (anis), mango gigante, mango indio, mango, mango de Manila [Martinez, 1979] (Arellano et al. 2003:26). Mango, maango (Atran 1993:645). Manga, mango (Balick et al. 2000:117).
Catalog Subset: Economic Botany
Catalog Project: Mesoamerican Ethnobotany
EMu IRN: 2967398
OccurenceID: f657affe-5a58-4e8f-9002-7ee6da625eeb

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