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Bark Painting

Discipline:
Anthropology  Search this
Ocean/Sea/Gulf:
Pacific Ocean  Search this
Region:
Oceania Region (NZ, Australia, Samoa, Fiji, Micronesia, Melanesia)  Search this
Material:
Wood, Paint
Object Type:
Education and Outreach collections
Collecting Locality:
Australia, Pacific Ocean, Australia
Topic:
Education & Outreach  Search this
USNM Number:
EO400520-DSP
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Q?rius, The Coralyn W. Whitney Science Education Center
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edanmdm:nmnheducation_11020285
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Weinmannia affinis A. Gray

Biogeographical Region:
60 - Southwestern Pacific  Search this
Collector:
Timothy W. Flynn  Search this
Kenneth R. Wood  Search this
M. Tabua  Search this
M. Johnson  Search this
F. Enoka  Search this
W. Art Whistler  Search this
Microhabitat Description:
Open, short-statured forest  Search this
Min. Elevation:
532  Search this
Place:
Savaii, 1905 Matavanua lava flow, Gagaifomauga, Western Samoa, Pacific Islands
Collection Date:
18 Jun 2016
Taxonomy:
Plantae Dicotyledonae Rosales Cunoniaceae
Published Name:
Weinmannia affinis A. Gray
Barcode:
01937261
USNM Number:
3731281
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edanmdm:nmnhbotany_14686459
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Melochia aristata A. Gray

Biogeographical Region:
60 - Southwestern Pacific  Search this
Collector:
David H. Lorence  Search this
W. Art Whistler  Search this
Microhabitat Description:
Pastures and plantations with remnants of wet forest  Search this
Min. Elevation:
455  Search this
Place:
Plantation road from Vaipouli to Ologogo, where it ends, Western Samoa, Pacific Islands
Collection Date:
25 Jun 2016
Common name:
Fukofuka
Ma'o
fagu fagu
Taxonomy:
Plantae Dicotyledonae Malvales Sterculiaceae
Published Name:
Melochia aristata A. Gray
Barcode:
01896099
USNM Number:
3714679
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edanmdm:nmnhbotany_13801778
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Gymnosporia montana Benth.

Biogeographical Region:
60 - Southwestern Pacific  Search this
Collector:
W. Art Whistler  Search this
Microhabitat Description:
Scrub forest, on the lava field.  Search this
Min. Elevation:
100  Search this
Place:
West of Aopo, Western Samoa, Pacific Islands
Collection Date:
7 Mar 1974
Taxonomy:
Plantae Dicotyledonae Celastrales Celastraceae
Published Name:
Gymnosporia montana Benth.
Barcode:
01232507
USNM Number:
2775742
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NMNH - Botany Dept.
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edanmdm:nmnhbotany_11252314
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Wikstroemia foetida

Biogeographical Region:
60 - Southwestern Pacific  Search this
Collector:
W. Art Whistler  Search this
Microhabitat Description:
In fernland  Search this
Min. Elevation:
300  Search this
Place:
On a ridge NW of Toitogiga., Western Samoa, Pacific Islands
Collection Date:
29 Aug 1978
Taxonomy:
Plantae Dicotyledonae Malvales Thymelaeaceae
Published Name:
Wikstroemia foetida
Barcode:
01232648
USNM Number:
2885741
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edanmdm:nmnhbotany_11267614
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Phaleria disperma (G. Forst.) Baill.

Biogeographical Region:
60 - Southwestern Pacific  Search this
Collector:
W. Art Whistler  Search this
Microhabitat Description:
In the forest.  Search this
Place:
On the islet off the east end of Upolu, Western Samoa, Pacific Islands
Collection Date:
27 Mar 1974
Taxonomy:
Plantae Dicotyledonae Malvales Thymelaeaceae
Published Name:
Phaleria disperma (G. Forst.) Baill.
Barcode:
01232650
USNM Number:
2728196
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NMNH - Botany Dept.
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edanmdm:nmnhbotany_11267616
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Phaleria glabra (Turrill) Domke

Biogeographical Region:
60 - Southwestern Pacific  Search this
Collector:
W. Art Whistler  Search this
Microhabitat Description:
Intsia forest.  Search this
Min. Elevation:
80  Search this
Place:
On a ridge just to the west of Utu'ele near Uafato., Western Samoa, Pacific Islands
Collection Date:
24 Aug 1991
Taxonomy:
Plantae Dicotyledonae Malvales Thymelaeaceae
Published Name:
Phaleria glabra (Turrill) Domke
Barcode:
01232651
USNM Number:
3212912
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edanmdm:nmnhbotany_11267617
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Phaleria acuminata (A. Gray) Gilg

Biogeographical Region:
60 - Southwestern Pacific  Search this
Collector:
W. Art Whistler  Search this
Min. Elevation:
500  Search this
Place:
On top of Mt. Mariota., Western Samoa, Pacific Islands
Collection Date:
27 Sep 1973
Taxonomy:
Plantae Dicotyledonae Malvales Thymelaeaceae
Published Name:
Phaleria acuminata (A. Gray) Gilg
Barcode:
01232653
USNM Number:
2738620
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Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_11267619
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Syzygium uniflorum Merr. & L.M. Perry

Biogeographical Region:
60 - Southwestern Pacific  Search this
Collector:
W. Art Whistler  Search this
Min. Elevation:
600  Search this
Place:
By roadside at Afiamalu, Western Samoa, Pacific Islands
Collection Date:
18 Sep 1973
Taxonomy:
Plantae Dicotyledonae Myrtales Myrtaceae
Published Name:
Syzygium uniflorum Merr. & L.M. Perry
Barcode:
01232672
USNM Number:
2738622
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NMNH - Botany Dept.
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edanmdm:nmnhbotany_11269562
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Syzygium clusiifolium (A. Gray) Müll. Stuttg.

Biogeographical Region:
60 - Southwestern Pacific  Search this
Collector:
W. Art Whistler  Search this
Microhabitat Description:
Lowland forest.  Search this
Min. Elevation:
15  Search this
Place:
To the east of Asau along the main road., Western Samoa, Pacific Islands
Collection Date:
17 Oct 1973
Common name:
Fekikavao
Kalaka
Kolivao tuali
Mafoa
Mafua
fekika vao
Taxonomy:
Plantae Dicotyledonae Myrtales Myrtaceae
Published Name:
Syzygium clusiifolium (A. Gray) Müll. Stuttg.
Barcode:
01232690
USNM Number:
2738552
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Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
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edanmdm:nmnhbotany_11269596
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Decaspermum fruticosum J.R. Forst. & G. Forst.

Biogeographical Region:
60 - Southwestern Pacific  Search this
Collector:
W. Art Whistler  Search this
Microhabitat Description:
Scrub forest.  Search this
Min. Elevation:
450  Search this
Place:
on Le Pioa., American Samoa, Pacific Islands
Collection Date:
18 Sep 1976
Common name:
Dusun Ranau
andomang
bank [Bajau]
banki [Bajau]
garonggang [Sungei Kinabatangan]
kajoe andomang
kajoe lossir laklak
kajoe pitoe haroes
ketaku
ninga [Sabatu]
nonggononggo
nongonongo
nuganuga
nukonuka
nunga-nunga
nunganunga [Serus]
nungga
nungganungga
oporo mou'a
sotakaneba
wolugu
Taxonomy:
Plantae Dicotyledonae Myrtales Myrtaceae
Published Name:
Decaspermum fruticosum J.R. Forst. & G. Forst.
Barcode:
01232696
USNM Number:
2996160
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Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_11269627
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Samanea saman (Jacq.) Merr.

Biogeographical Region:
60 - Southwestern Pacific  Search this
Collector:
W. Art Whistler  Search this
Microhabitat Description:
by rooadside  Search this
Min. Elevation:
20  Search this
Place:
On WSTEC plantations at Vailele, Western Samoa, Pacific Islands
Collection Date:
16 Sep 1973
Common name:
raintree
Taxonomy:
Plantae Dicotyledonae Rosales Fabaceae Mimosoideae
Published Name:
Samanea saman (Jacq.) Merr.
Barcode:
01216496
USNM Number:
2738631
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Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_11191980
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Celtis harperi

Biogeographical Region:
60 - Southwestern Pacific  Search this
Collector:
W. Art Whistler  Search this
Min. Elevation:
300  Search this
Place:
Growing in the forest north of Luatele near Fitiuta, American Samoa, Pacific Islands
Collection Date:
19 Aug 1975
Common name:
Papaono
piliva
Taxonomy:
Plantae Dicotyledonae Urticales Ulmaceae (cannabaceae)
Published Name:
Celtis harperi
Barcode:
01215616
USNM Number:
2885782
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Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
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edanmdm:nmnhbotany_11170392
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Elatostema scabriusculum Setch.

Biogeographical Region:
60 - Southwestern Pacific  Search this
Collector:
W. Art Whistler  Search this
Microhabitat Description:
growing in dry streambed in the forest  Search this
Min. Elevation:
400  Search this
Place:
Inland from Luma, American Samoa, Pacific Islands
Collection Date:
19 Jan 1974
Taxonomy:
Plantae Dicotyledonae Urticales Urticaceae
Published Name:
Elatostema scabriusculum Setch.
Barcode:
01215701
USNM Number:
2775794
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Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_11174678
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Elatostema nigrescens Miq.

Biogeographical Region:
60 - Southwestern Pacific  Search this
Collector:
W. Art Whistler  Search this
Microhabitat Description:
In the forest  Search this
Min. Elevation:
550  Search this
Place:
North of Lake Lanoataata, Western Samoa, Pacific Islands
Collection Date:
5 Feb 1974
Taxonomy:
Plantae Dicotyledonae Urticales Urticaceae
Published Name:
Elatostema nigrescens Miq.
Barcode:
01215704
USNM Number:
2775836
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Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_11174687
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Elatostema graeffei Reinecke

Biogeographical Region:
60 - Southwestern Pacific  Search this
Collector:
W. Art Whistler  Search this
Microhabitat Description:
in the forest  Search this
Min. Elevation:
700  Search this
Place:
East of the main road near Tiavi, Western Samoa, Pacific Islands
Collection Date:
24 Feb 1974
Taxonomy:
Plantae Dicotyledonae Urticales Urticaceae
Published Name:
Elatostema graeffei Reinecke
Barcode:
01215707
USNM Number:
2728133
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Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_11174710
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Pilea microphylla (L.) Liebm.

Biogeographical Region:
60 - Southwestern Pacific  Search this
Collector:
W. Art Whistler  Search this
Place:
Fusi, American Samoa, Pacific Islands
Collection Date:
17 Jan 1974
Common name:
Botysuelo
Reh
Sereno de invierno
Waluwel American
awil pachis (small plant")
julia
lum
rockweed
seling
Taxonomy:
Plantae Dicotyledonae Urticales Urticaceae
Published Name:
Pilea microphylla (L.) Liebm.
Barcode:
01215710
USNM Number:
2728258
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Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_11174726
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Laportea ruderalis (G. Forst.) W. L. Chew

Biogeographical Region:
60 - Southwestern Pacific  Search this
Collector:
W. Art Whistler  Search this
Place:
In old roadway at Etena, American Samoa, Pacific Islands
Collection Date:
19 May 1976
Common name:
Agana
Ani-gusgus (language unknown)
Anikuskus (language unknown)
Anukach or anukerrmai
Baoe Baoe (language unknown)
Hafarefare.
Havalival (language unknown)
Mougu (language unknown
Ne-kirrir-ir
Nin-kotokot
Pupupa
Warenga
afelefele lagus
afelefelegech (language unknown)
amruch (language unknown)
ansifitnu
anukachmai
daun gattal babi (language unknown), Batoe merah.
garue (Gagil; amarue)
gevaleval (language unknown)
hafalifal (language unknown.)
havalavat
hufalfal
kofarafat (language unknown)
lateng (language unknown)
mougu
neen kotkot
nen kut (a) kut
nen kut(a) kut
nen kutekut
nene kutekut
nenkutkut
sau mwal
soumwel
te nekeueke
te ukeuke
tiwarenga
vaianu
vaianu tahiti
Taxonomy:
Plantae Dicotyledonae Urticales Urticaceae
Published Name:
Laportea ruderalis (G. Forst.) W. L. Chew
Barcode:
01215718
USNM Number:
2996197
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Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_11174747
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Ficus elastica Roxb.

Biogeographical Region:
60 - Southwestern Pacific  Search this
Collector:
W. Art Whistler  Search this
Place:
beside a road leading inland from Aleisa, Western Samoa, Pacific Islands
Collection Date:
11 Dec 1973
Common name:
Indian rubberplant
Komunki
Rapah
Tuin bij de kampong, kajoe aro karet
Taxonomy:
Plantae Dicotyledonae Urticales Moraceae
Published Name:
Ficus elastica Roxb.
Barcode:
01215735
USNM Number:
2738372
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NMNH - Botany Dept.
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edanmdm:nmnhbotany_11174812
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Ficus benghalensis L.

Biogeographical Region:
60 - Southwestern Pacific  Search this
Collector:
W. Art Whistler  Search this
Place:
by the roadside in the village of Moata'a, Western Samoa, Pacific Islands
Collection Date:
16 Sep 1973
Common name:
Indian banyan
Vad
banyan fig
banyan tree
east indian fig tree
Taxonomy:
Plantae Dicotyledonae Urticales Moraceae
Published Name:
Ficus benghalensis L.
Barcode:
01215739
USNM Number:
2738638
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