Paullinia cupana Kunth

Creator(s):
  • Field Museum of Natural History - Botany Department
Creator role(s):
  • Creator
  • funded by Rob Gordon: Paullinia cupana Kunth, Guarana Em Po, Brazil, F
    Creator: Field Museum of Natural History - Botany Department
    [Copyright] The Field Museum
    Description: funded by Rob Gordon: Paullinia cupana Kunth, Guarana Em Po, Brazil, F
Current Determination: Paullinia cupana Kunth
Family: Sapindaceae
Location: Brazil: Amazonas
Locality: Manaus

Description: Preventive for arteriosclerosis; as an effective cardiovascular drug; as an pain-reliever, astringent, stimulant, and tonic used to treat diarrhea, hypertension, fever, migraine, neuralgia, and dysentery.
Catalog Subset: Economic Botany
EMu IRN: 54000
OccurenceID: 48ca7ef6-c987-4082-bb91-e7c0e439075e