B. Maguire

Creator(s):
  • Field Museum of Natural History - Botany Department
  • Field Museum of Natural History - Botany Department
Creator role(s):
  • Creator
  • Creator
  • Clusia lundellii Standl., B. Maguire 60338, F
    Creator: Field Museum of Natural History - Botany Department
    [Copyright] Field Museum of Natural History - CC BY-NC
    Description: Clusia lundellii Standl., B. Maguire 60338, F
  • Clusia lundellii Standl., B. Maguire 60338, F
    Creator: Field Museum of Natural History - Botany Department
    [Copyright] Field Museum of Natural History - CC BY-NC
    Description: Clusia lundellii Standl., B. Maguire 60338, F
Current Determination: Clusia lundellii Standl.
Family: Clusiaceae
Location: British Honduras [Belize]
Locality: along Puenta Natural Road, 2 mi from Monkey Trail Road, about 2o mi from Augustine
Elevation: 518

Collector(s): B. Maguire
Collection Date: 5 May 1967
Description: Uses: Wood burned in preparation of lime, used as playing cards in past (probably introduced by spanish soldiers) (Atran 1993:656) Dye, poison (Balick et al. 2000:65). Common Names: Matapalo, u-y-et'ok (Atran 1993:656) Chunup, hubu, matapalo (Balick et al. 2000:65).
Catalog Subset: Economic Botany
Catalog Project: Mesoamerican Ethnobotany
EMu IRN: 2967542
OccurenceID: 16700378-1813-45cf-8569-08827afc6ff2

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