M. H. Méndez

Creator(s):
  • Field Museum of Natural History - Botany Department
  • Field Museum of Natural History - Botany Department
Creator role(s):
  • Creator
  • Creator
  • Annona muricata L., M. H. Méndez 65, F
    Creator: Field Museum of Natural History - Botany Department
    (c) Field Museum of Natural History - CC BY-NC 4.0
    Description: Annona muricata L., M. H. Méndez 65, F
  • Annona muricata L., M. H. Méndez 65, F
    Creator: Field Museum of Natural History - Botany Department
    (c) Field Museum of Natural History - CC BY-NC 4.0
    Description: Annona muricata L., M. H. Méndez 65, F
Current Determination: Annona muricata L.
Family: Annonaceae
Coordinates: 20.5472 -88.0394

Collector(s): M. H. Méndez
Collection Date: 15 July 1986
Description: Uses: Commonly cultivated fruit (Anderson et al. 2003:144) Edible, beverage. (Atan 1993:648). Spice, flavoring, preservative, medicinal, food, beverage, miscellaneous products, poison, ornamentation (Balick et al. 2000:50). Common Names: Guanabana (Anderson et al. 2003:31, 144). Tak''ob, tak'op, tak'oop, guanábana [Barrera 1976]; Cabeza de negro (Ver) [Martinez 1979]; caduts-at (Popoluca, Ver) (Del Amo 1979; Martinez 1979]; catuch, catucho (Jal) [Martinez 1979]; chinchua (Oax) [Del Amo 1979]; Custard apple, anona, gwanab'ano, k'än (Atran 1993:648). Annona, guanábana, soursop, takob (Balick et al. 2000:50).
Catalog Subset: Economic Botany
Catalog Project: Mesoamerican Ethnobotany
EMu IRN: 2967445
OccurenceID: a8bc3e32-6c36-499d-8c32-a624f6ad0eb6

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