W. A. Schipp

Creator(s):
  • Field Museum of Natural History - Botany Department
  • Field Museum of Natural History - Botany Department
  • Field Museum of Natural History - Botany Department
  • Field Museum of Natural History - Botany Department
Creator role(s):
  • Creator
  • Creator
  • Creator
  • Creator
  • Eugenia foetida Pers., W. A. Schipp 427, F
    Creator: Field Museum of Natural History - Botany Department
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    Description: Eugenia foetida Pers., W. A. Schipp 427, F
  • Eugenia foetida Pers., W. A. Schipp 427, F
    Creator: Field Museum of Natural History - Botany Department
    (c) Field Museum of Natural History - CC BY-NC 4.0
    Description: Eugenia foetida Pers., W. A. Schipp 427, F
  • Eugenia foetida Pers., British Honduras [Belize], W. A. Schipp 427, F
    Creator: Field Museum of Natural History - Botany Department
    (c) Field Museum of Natural History - CC BY-NC 4.0
    Description: Eugenia foetida Pers., British Honduras [Belize], W. A. Schipp 427, F
  • Eugenia foetida Pers., British Honduras [Belize], W. A. Schipp 427, F
    Creator: Field Museum of Natural History - Botany Department
    (c) Field Museum of Natural History - CC BY-NC 4.0
    Description: Eugenia foetida Pers., British Honduras [Belize], W. A. Schipp 427, F
Current Determination: Eugenia foetida Pers.
Family: Myrtaceae
Elevation: 46

Collector(s): W. A. Schipp
Collection Date: 7 November 1929
Description: Uses: Bee plant, occasionally cut for poles (Anderson et al. 2003:209-210). En medicina las hojas para tratar el asma, tisis [Roys, 1931]; melĂ­fera (Arellano et al. 2003:449). Taken internally and employed as a bath, to cure phthisis and asthma (Roys 1931:305). Common Names: Sak loob, loob (Anderson et al. 2003:209). Sakloob, xhilnich' [Barrera, 1976]; jiri mich, sak loob, xjil nich, xjirinich; Yagalon (Oax) (Arellano et al. 2003:449). Zac-loob (Roys 1931:305). Image Notes: Fruit: Spherical, leathery punctate epidermis with regular round punctations, distinct minute five petaled aperture at pole, 5.0 mm diameter.
Catalog Subset: Economic Botany
Catalog Project: Mesoamerican Ethnobotany
EMu IRN: 2970659
OccurenceID: d5e6ee79-3055-4985-9a70-0b1a04d7d4f9

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