University of Florida Herbarium
Catalog #: 215481
Taxon: Jatropha curcas L.
Family: Euphorbiaceae
ID Remarks: [Orig. id.:] Jatropha curcas L. [Det.:] K. Porter-Utley [Det. date:] August 1997
Collector: Kristen Porter-Utley   95-19   
Date: 1995-08-28
Verbatim Date: 28 August 1995
Locality: United States, Florida, Miami-Dade, United States: Florida: Dade [Miami-Dade] County. Miami; Santeria priest's backyard.
Location Remarks: Miami
Reproductive Condition: fruiting
Preparations: Preserved herbarium specimens
Occurrence Remarks: [Common name:] Pinon --[Label note:] Santeria: The seeds are fried in oil and the resulting mixture is applied to bruises and inflammations. --[Label footing:] Voucher for Master's thesis. Porter-Utley, Kristen. 1997. Santeria: an Ethnobotanical Study in Miami, Florida, USA.
Establishment Means: cultivated
Disposition: FLASCAT
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Rights Holder: University of Florida
Record Id: e68c1d7f-2bbe-4b00-99c1-82af3d559228
Occurrence ID (GUID): f570afae-4f9a-4869-84d7-25741440b449
For additional information on this occurrence, please contact: Kent D. Perkins, Collection Manager (kperkins@flmnh.ufl.edu)
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