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Dioscorea cordata (L.) Raz

Biogeographical Region:
81 - Caribbean  Search this
Collector:
Pedro Acevedo-Rodríguez  Search this
D. Chinea  Search this
R. Santiago  Search this
Microhabitat Description:
Secondary forest on limestone substrate.  Search this
Place:
Mun. Aguadilla: Bo. Caimital Bajo., Aguadilla, Puerto Rico, West Indies - Neotropics
Collection Date:
5 Aug 2003
Common name:
himber
Taxonomy:
Plantae Monocotyledonae Dioscoreales Dioscoreaceae
Published Name:
Dioscorea cordata (L.) Raz
Rajania cordata L.
Barcode:
00791982
USNM Number:
3469802
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Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/3a137fb62-29f0-4052-855e-013b5e4f7404
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edanmdm:nmnhbotany_10460603
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Dioscorea cordata (L.) Raz

Biogeographical Region:
81 - Caribbean  Search this
Collector:
Pedro Acevedo-Rodríguez  Search this
D. Chinea  Search this
Microhabitat Description:
Moist secondary forest on limestone substrate.  Search this
Min. Elevation:
220  Search this
Place:
Mun. Isabela: Guajataca Forest. Along Jagua Trail (first trail W of entrance emblem)., Isabela, Puerto Rico, West Indies - Neotropics
Collection Date:
6 Aug 2003
Common name:
himber
Taxonomy:
Plantae Monocotyledonae Dioscoreales Dioscoreaceae
Published Name:
Dioscorea cordata (L.) Raz
Rajania cordata L.
Barcode:
00791954
USNM Number:
3469761
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Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/3d1eeac3c-56bb-41d6-94de-dde3466460c3
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_10460649
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Dioscorea cordata (L.) Raz

Biogeographical Region:
81 - Caribbean  Search this
Collector:
Pedro Acevedo-Rodríguez  Search this
D. Chinea  Search this
Microhabitat Description:
Along disturbed roadside.  Search this
Min. Elevation:
320  Search this
Place:
Isabela; Guajataca Forest. Along road by entrance to trail #4., Isabela, Puerto Rico, West Indies - Neotropics
Collection Date:
28 Aug 1992
Common name:
himber
Taxonomy:
Plantae Monocotyledonae Dioscoreales Dioscoreaceae
Published Name:
Dioscorea cordata (L.) Raz
Rajania cordata L.
Barcode:
00690532
USNM Number:
3243555
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Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/343e102e9-57ad-42ea-96d6-d0cb8012868a
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edanmdm:nmnhbotany_10458169
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Wittmackia antillana (Mez) Aguirre-Santoro

Biogeographical Region:
81 - Caribbean  Search this
Collector:
Pedro Acevedo-Rodríguez  Search this
D. Chinea  Search this
Microhabitat Description:
Karst limestone hills; remnant moist forest.  Search this
Min. Elevation:
60  Search this
Place:
Arecibo: 5 km S of Biáfara., Arecibo, Puerto Rico, West Indies - Neotropics
Collection Date:
25 Jun 2001
Taxonomy:
Plantae Monocotyledonae Poales Bromeliaceae
Published Name:
Wittmackia antillana (Mez) Aguirre-Santoro
Hohenbergia antillana Mez
Barcode:
00708377
USNM Number:
3409000
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Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/3e7c788ac-8f25-4be8-83c5-1e89c58a1926
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_10459958

Tillandsia polystachia (L.) L.

Biogeographical Region:
81 - Caribbean  Search this
Collector:
Pedro Acevedo-Rodríguez  Search this
D. Chinea  Search this
Microhabitat Description:
Forested peak on limestone, capping a mountain of volcanic origin.  Search this
Place:
Utuado: Bo. Caniaco., Utuado, Puerto Rico, West Indies - Neotropics
Collection Date:
8 Aug 2001
Common name:
wild pine
Taxonomy:
Plantae Monocotyledonae Poales Bromeliaceae Tillandsioideae
Published Name:
Tillandsia polystachia (L.) L.
Barcode:
01042774
USNM Number:
3594357
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Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/304592d47-4fb0-4c80-a9fa-196e4abb7c95
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_10460213

Tillandsia utriculata L.

Biogeographical Region:
81 - Caribbean  Search this
Collector:
Pedro Acevedo-Rodríguez  Search this
D. Chinea  Search this
R. Santiago  Search this
Microhabitat Description:
Secondary forest on limestone substrate.  Search this
Place:
Mun. Aguadilla: Bo. Caimital Bajo., Aguadilla, Puerto Rico, West Indies - Neotropics
Collection Date:
5 Aug 2003
Common name:
Ananas Marron
Ananas bois
Paroquet.
spreading airplant
Taxonomy:
Plantae Monocotyledonae Poales Bromeliaceae Tillandsioideae
Published Name:
Tillandsia utriculata L.
Barcode:
00791988
USNM Number:
3469796
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Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/3f1a9d9f4-84ad-46bd-bbac-688df9bd34a8
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_10460610

Cyperus odoratus L.

Biogeographical Region:
81 - Caribbean  Search this
Collector:
Pedro Acevedo-Rodríguez  Search this
A. Siaca  Search this
D. Chinea  Search this
Microhabitat Description:
Thirty-year secondary forest, dominated by Spathodea campanulata.  Search this
Place:
Humacao; University of Puerto Rico, Humacao Campus., Humacao, Puerto Rico, West Indies - Neotropics
Collection Date:
4 Mar 1993
Common name:
Jonc
fragrant flatsedge
here Basoire
Taxonomy:
Plantae Monocotyledonae Poales Cyperaceae
Published Name:
Cyperus odoratus L.
Barcode:
00699777
USNM Number:
3233222
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Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/3a494ec80-fb90-42b4-b227-ee08c44c4f79
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_10458460

Scleria gaertneri Raddi

Biogeographical Region:
81 - Caribbean  Search this
Collector:
Pedro Acevedo-Rodríguez  Search this
A. Siaca  Search this
D. Chinea  Search this
Microhabitat Description:
Thirty-year secondary forest, dominated by Spathodea campanulata.  Search this
Place:
Humacao; University of Puerto Rico, Humacao Campus., Humacao, Puerto Rico, West Indies - Neotropics
Collection Date:
4 Mar 1993
Common name:
Herbe compante
Herbe conteau
Razor Grass
Zherbe à Couteau
Taxonomy:
Plantae Monocotyledonae Poales Cyperaceae
Published Name:
Scleria gaertneri Raddi
Barcode:
00720997
USNM Number:
3233223
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Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/34c641fcb-8fe4-447d-8596-dde659f5e691
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_10458466

Rhynchospora nervosa subsp. ciliata (G. Mey.) T. Koyama

Biogeographical Region:
81 - Caribbean  Search this
Collector:
Pedro Acevedo-Rodríguez  Search this
D. Chinea  Search this
Microhabitat Description:
Dry coastal forest.  Search this
Place:
Yabucoa Pta., Guayanes., Yabucoa, Puerto Rico, West Indies - Neotropics
Collection Date:
10 Jan 1994
Taxonomy:
Plantae Monocotyledonae Poales Cyperaceae
Published Name:
Rhynchospora nervosa subsp. ciliata (G. Mey.) T. Koyama
Barcode:
00721106
USNM Number:
3302399
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Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/3162715ba-3db9-4c88-a4a2-df324404da7c
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_10458542

Scleria lithosperma (L.) Sw.

Biogeographical Region:
81 - Caribbean  Search this
Collector:
Pedro Acevedo-Rodríguez  Search this
D. Chinea  Search this
Place:
Guánica; Guánica Forest along main road to Ranger Station., Guánica, Puerto Rico, West Indies - Neotropics
Collection Date:
7 Oct 1989
Common name:
Cane Grass
popo vao
weisa
yafon
yeban
Taxonomy:
Plantae Monocotyledonae Poales Cyperaceae
Published Name:
Scleria lithosperma (L.) Sw.
Barcode:
00720974
USNM Number:
3110069
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Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/35796f685-f21d-41fa-b069-c0a37aa30eed
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_10456947

Piper marginatum Jacq.

Biogeographical Region:
81 - Caribbean  Search this
Collector:
Pedro Acevedo-Rodríguez  Search this
D. Chinea  Search this
Microhabitat Description:
Forested peak on limestone, capping a mountain of volcanic origin.  Search this
Place:
Utuado: Bo. Caniaco., Utuado, Puerto Rico, West Indies - Neotropics
Collection Date:
8 Aug 2001
Common name:
Buttonwood
Local name is "hiigilla oloroso."
Taxonomy:
Plantae Dicotyledonae (basal) Piperales Piperaceae
Published Name:
Piper marginatum Jacq.
Barcode:
01012960
USNM Number:
3594361
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Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/303d9a495-2120-4ff0-8035-89978b165381
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_10460235

Piper marginatum Jacq.

Biogeographical Region:
81 - Caribbean  Search this
Collector:
Pedro Acevedo-Rodríguez  Search this
D. Chinea  Search this
R. Santiago  Search this
Microhabitat Description:
Secondary forest on limestone substrate.  Search this
Place:
Mun. Aguadilla: Bo. Caimital Bajo., Aguadilla, Puerto Rico, West Indies - Neotropics
Collection Date:
5 Aug 2003
Common name:
Buttonwood
Local name is "hiigilla oloroso."
Taxonomy:
Plantae Dicotyledonae (basal) Piperales Piperaceae
Published Name:
Piper marginatum Jacq.
Barcode:
00791975
USNM Number:
3469808
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Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/3d59cb03e-400d-45b0-a80d-5c983a1530cd
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_10460594

Piper citrifolium Lam.

Biogeographical Region:
81 - Caribbean  Search this
Collector:
Pedro Acevedo-Rodríguez  Search this
D. Chinea  Search this
Microhabitat Description:
Moist secondary forest on limestone substrate.  Search this
Min. Elevation:
220  Search this
Place:
Mun. Isabela: Guajataca Forest. Along Jagua Trail (first trail W of entrance emblem)., Isabela, Puerto Rico, West Indies - Neotropics
Collection Date:
6 Aug 2003
Taxonomy:
Plantae Dicotyledonae (basal) Piperales Piperaceae
Published Name:
Piper citrifolium Lam.
Barcode:
00791948
USNM Number:
3469762
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Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/341735bad-5ec3-4656-b82b-bb18b798090c
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_10460637

Krameria ixine L.

Biogeographical Region:
81 - Caribbean  Search this
Collector:
Pedro Acevedo-Rodríguez  Search this
D. Chinea  Search this
Place:
Guánica; Guánica Forest Reserve, Lluveras Road, along mahogany plantation., Guánica, Puerto Rico, West Indies - Neotropics
Collection Date:
7 Oct 1989
Common name:
abrojo colorado
cadillo
Taxonomy:
Plantae Dicotyledonae Polygalales Krameriaceae
Published Name:
Krameria ixine L.
Barcode:
00633110
USNM Number:
3110062
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Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/3bced8236-30af-451d-9ecc-12a31834a567
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_10456940

Cissus obovata Vahl

Biogeographical Region:
81 - Caribbean  Search this
Collector:
Pedro Acevedo-Rodríguez  Search this
D. Chinea  Search this
Min. Elevation:
230  Search this
Preparation:
Photograph
Place:
Mun. Isabela: Guajataca Forest. Along Jagua Trail (first trail W of entrance emblem, ca. 200 m after the bathroom facilities)., Isabela, Puerto Rico, West Indies - Neotropics
Collection Date:
6 Aug 2003
Common name:
Bull - vine
Liane voir
Taxonomy:
Plantae Dicotyledonae Rhamnales Vitaceae
Published Name:
Cissus obovata Vahl
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Non-specimen graphic
Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/300c20893-7664-488d-8508-e668883ce8e2
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_14671945

Chrysophyllum argenteum Jacq.

Biogeographical Region:
81 - Caribbean  Search this
Collector:
Pedro Acevedo-Rodríguez  Search this
D. Chinea  Search this
R. Santiago  Search this
Microhabitat Description:
Secondary forest on limestone substrate.  Search this
Preparation:
Photograph
Place:
Mun. Aguadilla: Bo. Caimital Bajo., Aguadilla, Puerto Rico, West Indies - Neotropics
Collection Date:
5 Aug 2003
Common name:
Bouis
Brie marron
Caimitillo
Lechecillo
Macauabo
Milky Iron
Piante
bastard redwood
bois jaune
merisier
wild star apple
Taxonomy:
Plantae Dicotyledonae Ebenales Sapotaceae
Published Name:
Chrysophyllum argenteum Jacq.
Barcode:
00791984
USNM Number:
3469800
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Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/355076785-bfa8-4def-8bc4-8a9ca204c316
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edanmdm:nmnhbotany_10460605
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Croton flavens var. rigidus Müll. Arg.

Biogeographical Region:
81 - Caribbean  Search this
Collector:
Pedro Acevedo-Rodríguez  Search this
D. Chinea  Search this
R. Santiago  Search this
Microhabitat Description:
Secondary forest on limestone substrate.  Search this
Preparation:
Photograph
Place:
Mun. Aguadilla: Bo. Caimital Bajo., Aguadilla, Puerto Rico, West Indies - Neotropics
Collection Date:
5 Aug 2003
Common name:
Maran
Taxonomy:
Plantae Dicotyledonae Euphorbiales Euphorbiaceae
Published Name:
Croton flavens var. rigidus Müll. Arg.
Barcode:
00791989
USNM Number:
3469795
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Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/3a66b389a-f9d0-4ef5-9638-6f6efa377861
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_10460614

Serjania diversifolia (Jacq.) Radlk.

Biogeographical Region:
81 - Caribbean  Search this
Collector:
Pedro Acevedo-Rodríguez  Search this
D. Chinea  Search this
Microhabitat Description:
Moist secondary forest on limestone substrate.  Search this
Min. Elevation:
230  Search this
Preparation:
Photograph
Place:
Mun. Isabela: Guajataca Forest. Along Jagua Trail (first trail W of entrance emblem, ca. 200 m after the bathroom facilities)., Isabela, Puerto Rico, West Indies - Neotropics
Collection Date:
6 Aug 2003
Common name:
fowlsfoot
Taxonomy:
Plantae Dicotyledonae Sapindales Sapindaceae
Published Name:
Serjania diversifolia (Jacq.) Radlk.
Barcode:
00791942
USNM Number:
3469769
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Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/3540c34c0-0a43-4f3d-9e65-33c01314c3d1
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_10460628

Samyda spinulosa Vent.

Biogeographical Region:
81 - Caribbean  Search this
Collector:
Pedro Acevedo-Rodríguez  Search this
D. Chinea  Search this
Microhabitat Description:
Moist secondary forest on limestone substrate.  Search this
Min. Elevation:
220  Search this
Preparation:
Photograph
Place:
Mun. Isabela: Guajataca Forest. Along Jagua Trail (first trail W of entrance emblem)., Isabela, Puerto Rico, West Indies - Neotropics
Collection Date:
6 Aug 2003
Taxonomy:
Plantae Dicotyledonae Violales Flacourtiaceae
Published Name:
Samyda spinulosa Vent.
Barcode:
00791957
USNM Number:
3469758
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Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/3f0eac582-2313-4912-a259-68a48966d87b
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_10460655
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Securidaca virgata Sw.

Biogeographical Region:
81 - Caribbean  Search this
Collector:
Pedro Acevedo-Rodríguez  Search this
D. Chinea  Search this
Microhabitat Description:
Gentle slopes on hillside; in forest.  Search this
Min. Elevation:
200  Search this
Preparation:
Photograph
Place:
Humacao. Between Bo. Mabu & Collores., Humacao, Puerto Rico, West Indies - Neotropics
Collection Date:
17 Dec 1994
Common name:
Cajou
Maravedi
Maraveli
Maravelí o Maravedí
bejuco de sopla
Taxonomy:
Plantae Dicotyledonae Polygalales Polygalaceae
Published Name:
Securidaca virgata Sw.
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Plant Image Collection
Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/38a74574b-29f0-4246-a34f-a9485f8b608c
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_10458618
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