Berberis L.

Creator(s):
  • Field Museum of Natural History - Botany Department
Creator role(s):
  • Creator
  • funded by Rob Gordon: Berberis L., U.S.A., F
    Creator: Field Museum of Natural History - Botany Department
    [Copyright] The Field Museum
    Description: funded by Rob Gordon: Berberis L., U.S.A., F
Current Determination: Berberis L.
Family: Berberidaceae
Location: U.S.A.: Illinois
Locality: Chicago
Coordinates: 41.85 -87.6501

Description: Source of berberine (alkaloid) used to treat uterine hemorrhage and as a bitter stomachic.
Catalog Subset: Economic Botany
EMu IRN: 47444
OccurenceID: 40e52ae1-b46b-4b84-96f2-974d9c533872

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