H. M. Aguilar

Creator(s):
  • Field Museum of Natural History - Botany Department
  • Field Museum of Natural History - Botany Department
Creator role(s):
  • Creator
  • Creator
  • Pouteria glomerata subsp. glomerata, H. M. Aguilar 81, F
    Creator: Field Museum of Natural History - Botany Department
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    Description: Pouteria glomerata subsp. glomerata, H. M. Aguilar 81, F
  • Pouteria glomerata subsp. glomerata, H. M. Aguilar 81, F
    Creator: Field Museum of Natural History - Botany Department
    (c) Field Museum of Natural History - CC BY-NC 4.0
    Description: Pouteria glomerata subsp. glomerata, H. M. Aguilar 81, F
Current Determination: Pouteria glomerata subsp. glomerata
Family: Sapotaceae
Location: Guatemala: Petén
Locality: La Libertad and vicinity

Collector(s): H. M. Aguilar
Collection Date: 31 July 1933
Description: Uses: Small, sweet, yellow, edible fruit (Anderson et al. 2003:131). Melífera, el fruto es comestible; ornamental (Arellano et al. 2003:546). Edible fruit; bath made with the crushed leaves used to relieve delerium (Roys 1931:238). Common Names: Chooch (refers to Pouteria spp.) (Anderson et al. 2003:131). Choch, matasano, chooh [Barrera, 1976]; cheech (Arellano et al. 2003:546). Chooch (Roys 1931:238, 322).
Catalog Subset: Economic Botany
Catalog Project: Mesoamerican Ethnobotany
EMu IRN: 2970950
OccurenceID: 946bbb05-fd3d-4f16-99c1-d295ef85da53

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