You are here

NTBG Herbarium Search Engine - Herbarium Sheet

Herbarium Search Engine

Herbarium Sheet Detail

NTBG Plant Name:
Scaevola taccada
Barcode:
PTBG1000007091
Specimen ID:
046217
Collector ID:
23
Collector Name:
A. Dores
Collection Date:
October 3, 2002
Herbarium Name:
NY
Other Herbarium:
NY
Determiner:
Nom. Rev. Tim Flynn 1 Dec 2008
Region:
Micronesia
Country:
FM
Island Group:
CAROLINE ISLANDS
Island:
Pohnpei
State:
POHNPEI STATE
County:
U Municipality
Elevation:
16
Plant Category:
dicot
Ethnobotanical Notes:
Fruits Other skin/subcutaneous cellular tissue disorders/effects. Cure thick white skin disease. Take as many fruits as needed, pound and wrap in piece of cloth, squeeze in a coconut shell. Rub the liquid on the skin and repeat this treatment every day until it cures the disease. Informant: Alfred Dores, Pohnpei. Leaves Antipyretic. To reduce high fever. Take as many leaves as needed, pound and wrap in piece of cloth, squeeze in as much water as needed. Shower with it. Informant: Alfred Dores, Pohnpei.
Date of Record Creation:
July 15, 2011
Date of Last Update:
July 14, 2015

Join as an NTBG Member Today!

Support NTBG by joining, renewing or giving the gift of membership today!

Become a member

Membership options and renewal