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Ceiba pentandra
Ceiba pentandra

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NTBG Plant Name:
Ceiba pentandra
Barcode:
PTBG1000011919
Specimen ID:
054897
Collector ID:
14
Collector Name:
E. Albert
Collection Date:
January 16, 2002
Herbarium Name:
NY
Other Herbarium:
NY
Determiner:
M. Y. Choi, 2002
Region:
Micronesia
Country:
FM
Island Group:
CAROLINE ISLANDS
Island:
Temwen
State:
POHNPEI STATE
County:
Madolenihmw Municipality
Locality:
Imwinsapw, Temwen
Plant Category:
dicot
Plant Description:
Tree 30m tall, stem 60cm in diameter, flowers white, fruits greenish. N.V. koatun [Pohnpeian]
Ethnobotanical Notes:
Leaves: Boils. Medicine for unopened boil (umwpwos sarawi). Pound 4 shoots of young leaves and place it on the boil. This treatment is repeated until it is opened and the pus comes out. Participant: elpihter Albert: Pohnpei. Female.
Habitat:
Roadside
Date of Last Update:
April 26, 2022

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