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NTBG Plant Name:
Alocasia macrorrhizos
Barcode:
PTBG1000025998
Specimen ID:
037108
Collector ID:
2001-22
Collector Name:
Diane Ragone
Collection Date:
June 23, 2001
Herbarium Name:
PTBG
Observers:
Cynthia Nazario, Sandra Banack, Sani Fa'afuata
Region:
Polynesia
Country:
AS
Island Group:
SAMOAN ISLANDS
Island:
Olosega
State:
MANUA DISTRICT
County:
Olosega County
Elevation:
5
Locality:
Behind Olosega village. Transect 2.
Plant Category:
monocot
Plant Description:
Terrestrial perennial herb with swollen, elongated pseudstem, erect green leaves.
From Cultivated Plant:
Yes
Medicial Use Notes:
'ta\'amu Funding provided by RCUH - CPSU '
Habitat:
Agroforest. Cultivated.
Associated Species:
Canopy of Artocarpus altilis, Cocos nucifera, with bananas Musa x paradisica, Manihot esculenta, Colocasia macrorrhiza, few Pandanus tectorius, Bischofia javonica, Clerdendrum buchanii, Dioscorea bulbifera, numerous Epipremnum pinnatum, Christella harveyi, Nephrolepis hirsutula, Synedrella nodiflora, Oplismenus compositus, ad Mikania micrantha. Seedlings and juveniles of Morinda citrifolia, Dysoxylum samoense, and ficus scabra.
Date of Record Creation:
May 1, 2012
Date of Last Update:
April 26, 2022

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