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Cocculus orbiculatus (L.) DC.

Biogeographical Region:
36 - China Southeast  Search this
Collector:
Liberty Hyde Bailey  Search this
Max. Elevation:
1067  Search this
Min. Elevation:
762  Search this
Place:
Kuling, Province of Kiangsi., Jiangxi, China, Asia-Temperate
Collection Date:
12 Jul 1917
Common name:
queen coralbead
Taxonomy:
Plantae Dicotyledonae Ranunculales Menispermaceae
Published Name:
Cocculus orbiculatus (L.) DC.
Barcode:
03577507
USNM Number:
794670
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Polygala paniculata L.

Biogeographical Region:
84 - Brazil  Search this
Collector:
Liberty Hyde Bailey  Search this
Z Bailey  Search this
Place:
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, South America - Neotropics
Common name:
Estroi Fragile
Fualilii
Keskus ra mekesong
Kikuwat
Lampoule
Oregoniao
Ti tain, Esta Fragile, Sweet broom
Wild Thyme
ai roi ni turaga
chamag (means "massage")
mindi
orosne
pulunamulole
pwohn kisinpwil
tuhke pwohn kisinpwil kerengireng
Taxonomy:
Plantae Dicotyledonae Polygalales Polygalaceae
Published Name:
Polygala paniculata L.
Barcode:
01878822
Other Numbers:
Duplicate distribution : US;
USNM Number:
1197846
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edanmdm:nmnhbotany_13007897
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Polygala pulchella A. St.-Hil. & Moq.

Biogeographical Region:
84 - Brazil  Search this
Collector:
Liberty Hyde Bailey  Search this
Ethel Z. Bailey  Search this
Min. Elevation:
1600  Search this
Place:
Campos do Jordão, São Paulo, Brazil, South America - Neotropics
Taxonomy:
Plantae Dicotyledonae Polygalales Polygalaceae
Published Name:
Polygala pulchella A. St.-Hil. & Moq.
Barcode:
01878923
Other Numbers:
Duplicate distribution : US;
USNM Number:
1285213
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Scoparia dulcis L.

Biogeographical Region:
81 - Caribbean  Search this
Collector:
Liberty Hyde Bailey  Search this
Ethel Z. Bailey  Search this
Place:
Trinidad and Tobago, West Indies - Neotropics
Collection Date:
8 Feb 1921
Common name:
Balais doup?
Balais douse?
Balye Doux
Cancharagua
Culantrello
Jokotud
Mastuerzo
Nucnu-pichana
Sweet broom
Sweet broom.
licorice weed
Taxonomy:
Plantae Dicotyledonae Scrophulariales Scrophulariaceae (plantaginaceae)
Published Name:
Scoparia dulcis L.
Barcode:
01069177
USNM Number:
1069099
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edanmdm:nmnhbotany_10495221

Bambusa vulgaris Schrad. ex J.C. Wendl.

Biogeographical Region:
82 - Northern South America  Search this
Collector:
Liberty Hyde Bailey  Search this
Ethel Z. Bailey  Search this
Max. Elevation:
1068  Search this
Min. Elevation:
915  Search this
Place:
Caracas (lat/long recorded as: lat=10:30:0:n long=:::), Distrito Federal, Venezuela, South America - Neotropics
Collection Date:
Dec 1920
Common name:
Buloh
Kampong Brungis
Mbitu ni vavalangi
Mung Mung
Pari en Ponape
Parieen Ponape
Patong
Pitu
bamboo
common bamboo
Taxonomy:
Plantae Monocotyledonae Cyperales Poaceae Bambusoideae
Published Name:
Bambusa vulgaris Schrad. ex J.C. Wendl.
Barcode:
00034476
USNM Number:
1108174
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Chusquea sp.

Biogeographical Region:
82 - Northern South America  Search this
Collector:
Liberty Hyde Bailey  Search this
Ethel Z. Bailey  Search this
Max. Elevation:
1068  Search this
Min. Elevation:
915  Search this
Place:
Caracas, Venezuela, South America - Neotropics
Collection Date:
Dec 1920
Common name:
chusquea
chusquea bamboo
Taxonomy:
Plantae Monocotyledonae Cyperales Poaceae Bambusoideae
Published Name:
Chusquea sp.
USNM Number:
1108175
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Raphia farinifera

Collector:
Liberty Hyde Bailey  Search this
Preparation:
pen and ink
Common name:
raffia palm
sugar palm
Taxonomy:
Plantae Monocotyledonae Arecales Arecaceae
Published Name:
Raphia farinifera
Other Numbers:
Botanical Art Plate Link : 1957
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NMNH - Botany Dept.
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edanmdm:nmnhbotany_10969572

Roystonea oleracea

Collector:
Liberty Hyde Bailey  Search this
Preparation:
pen and ink
Taxonomy:
Plantae Monocotyledonae Arecales Arecaceae
Published Name:
Roystonea oleracea
Other Numbers:
Botanical Art Plate Link : 1962
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Parthenium hysterophorus L.

Collector:
Erik Asplund  Search this
-- Isaclette  Search this
Jason R. Grant  Search this
William A. Archer  Search this
Gunnar W. Harling  Search this
Balduino Rambo  Search this
Liberty Hyde Bailey  Search this
Robert M. King  Search this
Ramón A. Ferreyra  Search this
Calaway H. Dodson  Search this
José Cuatrecasas  Search this
Preparation:
pencil
Common name:
Alta Misa
Altamisa
Artemisia
Baillelame
Basora di liber
Escoba marga
Poundcake Bush
Santa Maria
Santa Maria feverfew
Sept Villes
White head
Yerba amarga
nube gui'xhi
Taxonomy:
Plantae Dicotyledonae Asterales Asteraceae Asteroideae
Published Name:
Parthenium hysterophorus L.
Clibadium surinamense L.
Milleria quinqueflora L.
Xanthium spinosum L.
Ambrosia peruviana Willd.
Heliopsis buphthalmoides (Jacq.) Dunal
Sigesbeckia jorullensis Kunth
Acanthospermum microcarpum B.L. Rob.
Smallanthus riparius (Kunth) H. Rob.
Stachycephalum asplundii H. Rob. &
Delilia biflora (L.) Kuntze
Other Numbers:
Botanical Art Plate Link : 3825
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edanmdm:nmnhbotany_10959619

Petiveria alliacea L.

Biogeographical Region:
81 - Caribbean  Search this
Collector:
Liberty Hyde Bailey  Search this
Ethel Z. Bailey  Search this
Place:
Trinidad, British West Indies., Trinidad and Tobago, West Indies - Neotropics
Collection Date:
Feb 1921 to Mar 1921
Common name:
Anamú
Bat root
Cojorok
El Fuerte
Guinea-hen
Guineau-hen
Gully-root
Herbe aux poules de Guinee
Huevo de Gato.
Kuguruk
Kujuruk
O beah weed
Vervaeine puante
xcu be'te
Taxonomy:
Plantae Dicotyledonae Caryophyllales Phytolaccaceae (petiveriaceae)
Published Name:
Petiveria alliacea L.
Barcode:
03665855
USNM Number:
1069098
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edanmdm:nmnhbotany_15104418

Salpianthus purpurascens (Cav. ex Lag.) Hook. & Arn.

Biogeographical Region:
82 - Northern South America  Search this
Collector:
Liberty Hyde Bailey  Search this
Ethel Z. Bailey  Search this
Max. Elevation:
1067  Search this
Min. Elevation:
914  Search this
Place:
Caracas and Vicinity., Venezuela, South America - Neotropics
Collection Date:
3 Jan 1921
Taxonomy:
Plantae Dicotyledonae Caryophyllales Nyctaginaceae
Published Name:
Salpianthus purpurascens (Cav. ex Lag.) Hook. & Arn.
Barcode:
03662076
USNM Number:
1198366
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Phoradendron quadrangulare (Kunth) Griseb.

Biogeographical Region:
82 - Northern South America  Search this
Collector:
Liberty Hyde Bailey  Search this
Ethel Z. Bailey  Search this
Max. Elevation:
1067  Search this
Min. Elevation:
914  Search this
Place:
Caracas and vicinity., Venezuela, South America - Neotropics
Collection Date:
21 Jan 1921
Common name:
Capitan
Chique chique.
Conde
Oibois.
Rois Bwa
Wa Bwa
biniidxi
parásito
Taxonomy:
Plantae Dicotyledonae Santalales Loranthaceae
Published Name:
Phoradendron quadrangulare (Kunth) Griseb.
Barcode:
03658536
USNM Number:
1198408
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Chenopodium murale L.

Biogeographical Region:
82 - Northern South America  Search this
Collector:
Liberty Hyde Bailey  Search this
Ethel Z. Bailey  Search this
Place:
Caracas and Vicinity., Venezuela, South America - Neotropics
Collection Date:
14 Dec 1921
Common name:
Kachiyuyu
Picante sjimaion
Taxonomy:
Plantae Dicotyledonae Caryophyllales Chenopodiaceae (amaranthaceae)
Published Name:
Chenopodium murale L.
Barcode:
03654543
USNM Number:
1198278
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edanmdm:nmnhbotany_15033633

Boerhavia diffusa L.

Biogeographical Region:
82 - Northern South America  Search this
Collector:
Liberty Hyde Bailey  Search this
Ethel Z. Bailey  Search this
Max. Elevation:
1067  Search this
Min. Elevation:
914  Search this
Place:
Caracas and Vicinity., Venezuela, South America - Neotropics
Collection Date:
27 Jan 1921
Common name:
Dafao
Orideh
red spiderling
te wao
Taxonomy:
Plantae Dicotyledonae Caryophyllales Nyctaginaceae
Published Name:
Boerhavia diffusa L.
Barcode:
03643354
USNM Number:
1198414
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Mirabilis jalapa L.

Biogeographical Region:
82 - Northern South America  Search this
Collector:
Liberty Hyde Bailey  Search this
Ethel Z. Bailey  Search this
Max. Elevation:
1067  Search this
Min. Elevation:
914  Search this
Place:
Caracas and vicinity., Venezuela, South America - Neotropics
Collection Date:
21 Dec 1920
Common name:
Bel de nuit
Buenas Noches
Fleur de Nuit.
Four o'clock
Four-o-clock
Gaelun
Maravilla
Noche Buena
Poklok
Tom o'clock plant
Vakarau ni lali
emen ano
fauwa clock
filerus
linda tarde
lindatarde
marvel of Peru
marvel-of-Peru
meribira
ulij
Taxonomy:
Plantae Dicotyledonae Caryophyllales Nyctaginaceae
Published Name:
Mirabilis jalapa L.
Barcode:
03641642
USNM Number:
1198326
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EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_15078192

Iresine celosia L.

Biogeographical Region:
82 - Northern South America  Search this
Collector:
Liberty Hyde Bailey  Search this
Ethel Z. Bailey  Search this
Max. Elevation:
1067  Search this
Min. Elevation:
914  Search this
Place:
Caracas and vicinity. Los Chorros., Venezuela, South America - Neotropics
Collection Date:
Dec 1920 to Jan 1921
Taxonomy:
Plantae Dicotyledonae Caryophyllales Amaranthaceae
Published Name:
Iresine celosia L.
Barcode:
03639270
USNM Number:
1198340
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Alternanthera flavogrisea Urb.

Biogeographical Region:
82 - Northern South America  Search this
Collector:
Liberty Hyde Bailey  Search this
Ethel Z. Bailey  Search this
Max. Elevation:
1067  Search this
Min. Elevation:
914  Search this
Place:
Caracas and Vicinity., Venezuela, South America - Neotropics
Collection Date:
20 Dec 1920
Common name:
Rabbit meat
Taxonomy:
Plantae Dicotyledonae Caryophyllales Amaranthaceae
Published Name:
Alternanthera flavogrisea Urb.
Barcode:
03636238
USNM Number:
1197686
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edanmdm:nmnhbotany_15072884

Alternanthera canescens Kunth

Biogeographical Region:
82 - Northern South America  Search this
Collector:
Liberty Hyde Bailey  Search this
Ethel Z. Bailey  Search this
Max. Elevation:
1067  Search this
Min. Elevation:
914  Search this
Place:
Roadside; flat on ground. Caracas and vicinity., Venezuela, South America - Neotropics
Collection Date:
12 Dec 1920
Taxonomy:
Plantae Dicotyledonae Caryophyllales Amaranthaceae
Published Name:
Alternanthera canescens Kunth
Barcode:
03636075
USNM Number:
1197689
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edanmdm:nmnhbotany_15072741

Alternanthera bettzickiana (Regel) G. Nicholson

Biogeographical Region:
82 - Northern South America  Search this
Collector:
Liberty Hyde Bailey  Search this
Ethel Z. Bailey  Search this
Min. Elevation:
61  Search this
Place:
Ciudad Bolivar and Vicinity, on the Orinoco., Bolivar, Venezuela, South America - Neotropics
Collection Date:
5 Mar 1921
Taxonomy:
Plantae Dicotyledonae Caryophyllales Amaranthaceae
Published Name:
Alternanthera bettzickiana (Regel) G. Nicholson
Barcode:
03635966
USNM Number:
1197688
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edanmdm:nmnhbotany_15072622

Drymaria cordata (L.) Willd. ex Schult.

Biogeographical Region:
82 - Northern South America  Search this
Collector:
Liberty Hyde Bailey  Search this
Ethel Z. Bailey  Search this
Max. Elevation:
1067  Search this
Min. Elevation:
914  Search this
Place:
Caracas and vicinity., Venezuela, South America - Neotropics
Collection Date:
21 Dec 1920
Common name:
West Indian chickweed
cluckweed
white snow
Taxonomy:
Plantae Dicotyledonae Caryophyllales Caryophyllaceae
Published Name:
Drymaria cordata (L.) Willd. ex Schult.
Barcode:
03627024
USNM Number:
1198323
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