University of Florida Herbarium
Catalog #: 225414
Taxon: Jatropha curcas L.
Family: Euphorbiaceae
ID Remarks: [Orig. id.:] Jatropha curcas L. [Det.:] Jose Luis Tapia Munoz [Det. date:] September 2007
Collector: Allison Hopkins   07-57   
Date: 2007-07-25
Verbatim Date: 25 July 2007
Locality: Mexico, Yucatan, Sotuta, Mexico: State: Yucatan: Sotuta. Tabi: A resident of Tabi's yard. Elev. 24 m. Highly disturbed. Tree ca. 6 m. tall and transparent resin. UTM: Zone 16, Q 0302134E 2278956N Datum: WGS 84. Lat. 20.59930°N Long. 88.89868°W Datum: WGS 84.
20.5993  -88.89868  WGS84
Location Remarks: Tabi
Reproductive Condition: vegetative
Preparations: Preserved herbarium specimens
Occurrence Remarks: [Common name:] Siklite' --[Ethnobotanical note:] The resin is used to treat canker sores. --[Label footing:] Voucher for: Hopkins, Allison. Yucatec Maya medicinal plant knowledge variation and social networks. Ph.D. Dissertation, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL.
Disposition: FLASCAT
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Rights Holder: University of Florida
Record Id: 0faf4888-edb2-4be8-a099-a01d2e8025c2
Occurrence ID (GUID): de511a9f-54a3-4405-be29-b0b7bba20c5f
For additional information on this occurrence, please contact: Kent D. Perkins, Collection Manager (kperkins@flmnh.ufl.edu)
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