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NTBG Plant Name:
Artocarpus altilis
Identified As:
Artocarpus altilis Yap variety
Barcode:
PTBG1000011490
Specimen ID:
027827
Collector ID:
567 (287)
Collector Name:
Diane Ragone
Collection Date:
February 11, 1998
Herbarium Name:
PTBG
Observers:
Naito Soaladaob, David Lorence, Tim Flynn
Region:
Micronesia
Country:
PW
Island Group:
CAROLINE ISLANDS
Island:
Koror
State:
KOROR STATE
Elevation:
10
Plant Category:
dicot
Plant Description:
Fruits large, elongate or pyriform. Spiny with narrow, pointed sections. No seeds. Similar to DR 302 or 303. Leaves moderately dissected with 3-4 pairs of overlapping lobes and small tip with slightly udulate margins. Dark, dull, very flexible blade with green veins. Slightly appressed hairs on upper veins. Underside smooth. Tree 50 m.
From Cultivated Plant:
Yes
Specimen Treatment:
Specimen preserved in 70% alcohol before drying
Ethnobotanical Notes:
Informant: Joel Miles. Homeowner refers to this as "family size" because the fruits are so big and provide a meal for a large family. The quality is stringy, with latex theads, dry and not very good.
Habitat:
Cultivated.
Date of Last Update:
July 14, 2015

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