Protium carana (Humb.) L. Marchand

Creator(s):
  • Field Museum of Natural History - Botany Department
Creator role(s):
  • Creator
  • Protium carana (Humb.) L. Marchand, Carana, Venezuela, F
    Creator: Field Museum of Natural History - Botany Department
    (c) Field Museum of Natural History
    Description: Protium carana (Humb.) L. Marchand, Carana, Venezuela, F
Current Determination: Protium carana (Humb.) L. Marchand
Family: Burseraceae
Coordinates: -5 -40

Description: A balsamic resin largely utilized as an unguent in the manufacture of salves; has healing power in itself as well as being a soft vehicle for other remedies.
Catalog Subset: Economic Botany
EMu IRN: 55132
OccurenceID: 7fa7a71b-b123-4259-9950-b5315aaeee13

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