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NTBG Plant Name:
Artocarpus altilis
Barcode:
PTBG1000011508
Specimen ID:
048684
Collector ID:
112
Collector Name:
A. Dores
Collection Date:
February 3, 2003
Herbarium Name:
NY
Determiner:
D. H. Lorence, 2004
Region:
Micronesia
Country:
FM
Island Group:
CAROLINE ISLANDS
Island:
Pohnpei
State:
POHNPEI STATE
County:
U Municipality
Locality:
Pahnaiau, Pahlap.
Elevation:
10m
Plant Category:
dicot
Plant Description:
Breadfruit tree, 30m tall, stem 50cm in diameter, flower brown, fruits greenish. N.V. meinwe [Pohnpeian]
Ethnobotanical Notes:
young leaves Cancer. Ladies sickness--this is the medicine that can and may cure women's uterus cancer. Take four very young leaves, pound and squeeze in 1/2 gallon of water. Drink this amount of medicine everyday for four to eight days. Informant: Loreda Dores: Pohnpei. Female.
Date of Record Creation:
October 10, 2011
Date of Last Update:
October 7, 2019

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