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NTBG Plant Name:
Millettia pinnata
Barcode:
PTBG1000003289
Specimen ID:
049046
Collector ID:
4541
Collector Name:
Michael J. Balick
Collection Date:
August 9, 2007
Herbarium Name:
NY
Other Herbarium:
NY
Determiner:
! David H. Lorence, Sept, 2008
Observers:
Stephen Dahmer, Yadana Desmond, Ann Kitalong, Christopher Kitalong, Clarence Kitalong, Roberta Lee, Nicholas Penna
Region:
Micronesia
Country:
PW
Island Group:
CAROLINE ISLANDS
Island:
Ngeruktabel (Urukthapel)
State:
KOROR STATE
Locality:
Rock Islands, Ngeremdiu Beach.
Plant Category:
dicot
Plant Description:
Tree to 20 m, dgh 1 m. Flowers lavender. N.V. Kisaks [Palauan].
Ethnobotanical Notes:
Use: Farming - when the leaves of the kisaks and the dort (Intsia bijuga (Colebr.) O. Ktze.) are used, they make good fertilizer for taro patches. Both plants are rich in nitrogen. (DO). Additional interview (August 13, 2007): Rechiuang Demei Otobed (DO).
Habitat:
Coastal vegetation.
Date of Record Creation:
May 26, 2011
Date of Last Update:
April 26, 2022

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