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Urena lobata L.

Biogeographical Region:
61 - South-Central Pacific  Search this
Collector:
B. G. Decker  Search this
Microhabitat Description:
Boggy waste place or inundated in wet weather  Search this
Min. Elevation:
45  Search this
Place:
Puamau village between road and river about 200 m above Toa Tanoa's store, French Polynesia, Pacific Islands
Collection Date:
5 Nov 1963
Common name:
Boni-booh
Bwebo
Cadillo
Caesarweed
Couvie mahoe
Ka-khe-cwo-yo'
Korok
Korop
Legetan
Mautofu palagi, Mautofu Samoa
Mo'usipo
Native language symbols
Nehu
Nggatima
Puepu
Pungpulutan
Trumoni
dadansinm machingat, dadansinm malable
karap
koaropw
koropw
laau talatald
mo osipo kula
noknok, nognog
o rurubu o kokomomoko
yinbungbungana
Taxonomy:
Plantae Dicotyledonae Malvales Malvaceae
Published Name:
Urena lobata L.
Barcode:
01198271
Other Numbers:
Duplicate distribution : BISH, PTBG, US
USNM Number:
3216588
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Marquesas Collection
Flora of Polynesia
Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/3928376e9-a320-4cbf-a3ee-e04fad63c53c
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_12925814

Gossypium barbadense L.

Biogeographical Region:
61 - South-Central Pacific  Search this
Collector:
F. R. Fosberg  Search this
Place:
E. coast, Maupiti village. Planted around dwellings, door yards, roadside., French Polynesia, Pacific Islands
Collection Date:
23 Aug 1985
Common name:
Algodón
Bajñá
Coton
Cotton
Cotton noir
Cotton rouge
Creole cotton
Kotin
Kotten
Vavae samoa
bat hey
malu tamumu
Taxonomy:
Plantae Dicotyledonae Malvales Malvaceae
Published Name:
Gossypium barbadense L.
Barcode:
01213226
USNM Number:
3142309
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Crowdsourcing Project
Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/31076d802-a804-4ead-86c6-0de38a58ec6d
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_11171414
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Elattostachys falcata (A. Gray) Radlk.

Biogeographical Region:
60 - Southwestern Pacific  Search this
Collector:
W. Art Whistler  Search this
Microhabitat Description:
Growing near a house at the village on the coast.  Search this
Place:
Asau Village., Vaisigano, Western Samoa, Pacific Islands
Collection Date:
21 Oct 1973
Common name:
Marasa
Ngatata
Taputo'i
Wewe
Taxonomy:
Plantae Dicotyledonae Sapindales Sapindaceae
Published Name:
Elattostachys falcata (A. Gray) Radlk.
Barcode:
01219102
USNM Number:
2738539
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Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/358e856fc-5468-4727-bb1c-9033509e12fd
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_11245195

Urena lobata L.

Biogeographical Region:
82 - Northern South America  Search this
Collector:
Marion J. Jansen-Jacobs  Search this
Berend J. Welle  Search this
C. Simmons  Search this
A. Jacobs-Brouwer  Search this
Violet James  Search this
R. Andrew  Search this
Microhabitat Description:
Savanna  Search this
Min. Elevation:
130  Search this
Place:
Moco Moco River, Kanuku Mts., near Moco Moco village, U. Takutu-U. Essequibo, Guyana, South America - Neotropics
Collection Date:
18 Jul 1995
Common name:
Boni-booh
Bwebo
Cadillo
Caesarweed
Couvie mahoe
Ka-khe-cwo-yo'
Korok
Korop
Legetan
Mautofu palagi, Mautofu Samoa
Mo'usipo
Native language symbols
Nehu
Nggatima
Puepu
Pungpulutan
Trumoni
dadansinm machingat, dadansinm malable
karap
koaropw
koropw
laau talatald
mo osipo kula
noknok, nognog
o rurubu o kokomomoko
yinbungbungana
Taxonomy:
Plantae Dicotyledonae Malvales Malvaceae
Published Name:
Urena lobata L.
Barcode:
00617680
USNM Number:
3367969
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Guiana Shield
Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/398cdcec1-72cd-4194-888e-5e083c17d5f7
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_10760354

Gossypium barbadense L.

Biogeographical Region:
82 - Northern South America  Search this
Collector:
A. J. Cheong  Search this
Place:
Tumatumari Village, Potaro R., Potaro-Siparuni, Guyana, South America - Neotropics
Common name:
Algodón
Bajñá
Coton
Cotton
Cotton noir
Cotton rouge
Creole cotton
Kotin
Kotten
Vavae samoa
bat hey
malu tamumu
Taxonomy:
Plantae Dicotyledonae Malvales Malvaceae
Published Name:
Gossypium barbadense L.
Barcode:
00796112
USNM Number:
1067547
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Guiana Shield
Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/3cc1ac6d5-e31c-4208-8595-2b359154e184
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_10723568

Urena lobata L.

Biogeographical Region:
82 - Northern South America  Search this
Collector:
Karen M. Redden  Search this
C. Perry  Search this
Kenneth Wurdack  Search this
E. Liverpool  Search this
P. Benjamin  Search this
Cody E. Hinchliff  Search this
Microhabitat Description:
Disturbed roadside vegetation  Search this
Min. Elevation:
22  Search this
Place:
Micobe road outside of village, Potaro-Siparuni, Guyana, South America - Neotropics
Collection Date:
15 Sep 2006
Common name:
Boni-booh
Bwebo
Cadillo
Caesarweed
Couvie mahoe
Ka-khe-cwo-yo'
Korok
Korop
Legetan
Mautofu palagi, Mautofu Samoa
Mo'usipo
Native language symbols
Nehu
Nggatima
Puepu
Pungpulutan
Trumoni
dadansinm machingat, dadansinm malable
karap
koaropw
koropw
laau talatald
mo osipo kula
noknok, nognog
o rurubu o kokomomoko
yinbungbungana
Taxonomy:
Plantae Dicotyledonae Malvales Malvaceae
Published Name:
Urena lobata L.
Barcode:
01017821
USNM Number:
3566018
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Guiana Shield
Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/3d791741c-1b86-4ce1-a8b3-3021fff52507
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_10702312

View of Village Showing Round Pole and Thatch Houses with Woven Mat Blinds

Creator:
Kastenbein, Clarence E.  Search this
Collection Creator:
Smithsonian Institution. United States National Museum. Department of Anthropology. Division of Ethnology  Search this
Extent:
1 Photographic print (011 in x 008 in)
Culture:
Samoan  Search this
Samoans  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Photographic prints
Photographs
Date:
1929
Local Numbers:
NAA INV.05266600
Local Note:
Black and white photoprint
Place:
Western Polynesia -- American Samoa -- Tutuila Island/Fagatogo
Genre/Form:
Photographs
Collection Citation:
Photo lot 97, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
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Division of Ethnology photograph collection
Division of Ethnology photograph collection / Oceania / W Polynesia / Samoa
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-naa-photolot-97-ref13603
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Chief and Woman (Tapo, Good Spirit of the Village); Both In Costume and with Ornaments and Headgear

Collection Creator:
Smithsonian Institution. United States National Museum. Department of Anthropology. Division of Ethnology  Search this
Extent:
1 Photomechanical print (020 in x 003 in)
Culture:
Samoan  Search this
Samoans  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Photomechanical prints
Photographs
Date:
undated
Local Numbers:
NAA INV.05267703
Local Note:
Black and white photomechanical print
Place:
Western Polynesia -- Samoa
Genre/Form:
Photographs
Collection Citation:
Photo lot 97, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
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Division of Ethnology photograph collection
Division of Ethnology photograph collection / Oceania / W Polynesia / Samoa
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-naa-photolot-97-ref13623

Portrait of Taupo (Village Virgin) with Knee Tattoo, in Costume and with Ornaments

Creator:
National Geographic Society (U.S.)  Search this
Names:
Paramount-Flaherty Expedition  Search this
Collection Creator:
Smithsonian Institution. United States National Museum. Department of Anthropology. Division of Ethnology  Search this
Extent:
1 Photographic print (007 in x 010 in)
Culture:
Samoan  Search this
Samoans  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Photographic prints
Photographs
Date:
1925
Local Numbers:
NAA INV.05272000

OPPS NEG.27571T
Local Note:
Black and white photoprint
Place:
West Polynesia -- American Samoa ? -- Tutuila Island ?
Genre/Form:
Photographs
Collection Citation:
Photo lot 97, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
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Division of Ethnology photograph collection
Division of Ethnology photograph collection / Oceania / W Polynesia / Samoa
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-naa-photolot-97-ref13675
Online Media:

Ceremony, Feast

Creator:
Emory, K. P.  Search this
Names:
Bishop Museum  Search this
Collection Creator:
Smithsonian Institution. United States National Museum. Department of Anthropology. Division of Ethnology  Search this
Extent:
1 Photographic print (007 in x 005 in)
Culture:
Samoan  Search this
Samoans  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Photographic prints
Photographs
Date:
undated
Scope and Contents:
Large Group in Costume, Preparing Pigs For Feast in Village with Round Pole and Thatch Houses with Woven Mat Blinds
Local Numbers:
NAA INV.05272502
Local Note:
Black and white photoprint
Place:
Western Polynesia -- Western Samoa ?/American Samoa ?
Genre/Form:
Photographs
Collection Citation:
Photo lot 97, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
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Division of Ethnology photograph collection
Division of Ethnology photograph collection / Oceania / W Polynesia / Samoa
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-naa-photolot-97-ref13681
Online Media:

Woman in Costume Near Round Pole and Thatch House with Woven Mat Blinds and on Beach

Creator:
Glinn, Burt  Search this
Stage, John Lewis  Search this
Collection Creator:
Smithsonian Institution. United States National Museum. Department of Anthropology. Division of Ethnology  Search this
Extent:
1 Photomechanical print (007 in x 012 in)
Culture:
Samoan  Search this
Samoans  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Photomechanical prints
Photographs
Date:
undated
Local Numbers:
NAA INV.05286002
Local Note:
Color photomechanical print on magazine
Place:
Western Polynesia -- American Samoa -- Alao Village
Genre/Form:
Photographs
Collection Citation:
Photo lot 97, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
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Division of Ethnology photograph collection
Division of Ethnology photograph collection / Oceania / Misc/Unid / Unspecified
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-naa-photolot-97-ref13820

Scleria polycarpa Boeckeler

Biogeographical Region:
60 - Southwestern Pacific  Search this
Collector:
W. Art Whistler  Search this
Place:
Tutuila, in wet grassy area north-east of the village of Tula, near the roadside, American Samoa, Pacific Islands
Collection Date:
8 Jan 1976
Common name:
Kaho (incorrect) ?
Widji
hoisengai
nika-urun
sere, saw-grass
Taxonomy:
Plantae Monocotyledonae Poales Cyperaceae Cyperoideae
Published Name:
Scleria polycarpa Boeckeler
Barcode:
02099824
USNM Number:
2885816
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Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/367d8daf7-5cdf-4c14-80c8-aa16bc0b3640
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_13523841

Fimbristylis dichotoma (L.) Vahl

Biogeographical Region:
60 - Southwestern Pacific  Search this
Collector:
Truman G. Yuncker  Search this
Place:
Samoa, Island of Tau, In low marshy area S. of Siufaga village, American Samoa, Pacific Islands
Collection Date:
29 Sep 1939
Common name:
Djamboeloean
Kamume
Kikisanki
Matamat
Simboru
Sohkirkir, Sawasawa
Taxonomy:
Plantae Monocotyledonae Poales Cyperaceae
Published Name:
Fimbristylis dichotoma (L.) Vahl
Barcode:
02251910
USNM Number:
1967930
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Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/33ed5d983-e49e-48a5-b5eb-b871a7e22f0b
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_13507995

Cyperus mindorensis (Steud.) Huygh

Biogeographical Region:
60 - Southwestern Pacific  Search this
Collector:
W. Art Whistler  Search this
Place:
Olosega, white flowered sedge growing in disturbed places along the trail between the villages of Sili and Olosega, American Samoa, Pacific Islands
Collection Date:
15 Jan 1976
Common name:
Haikiku Nane
Mou'u po'o
Mutie poko ma"ita
Mutie pue ma'ita
Mutie upoko maite
Neke 'enua
Oki o Hina
Taxonomy:
Plantae Monocotyledonae Poales Cyperaceae
Published Name:
Cyperus mindorensis (Steud.) Huygh
Kyllinga nemoralis (J.R. Forst. & G. Forst.) Dandy ex Hutch. & Dalziel
Barcode:
02239436
USNM Number:
2885836
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Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/3c8a4b66d-919c-4cf2-aab6-911ccce36f2e
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_13505229

Cyperus brevifolius (Rottb.) Hassk.

Biogeographical Region:
60 - Southwestern Pacific  Search this
Collector:
W. Art Whistler  Search this
Place:
Ta'u, Samoa, common as a weed beside the road just south of Fiti 'uta Village, American Samoa, Pacific Islands
Collection Date:
1 Jan 1991
Common name:
Green Water Sedge
bwogoribwol
bwogoringas
imboeloe tano
jambubsinam
kankamut
kinkimut
mouu
rana koa
reh lingkarak, lingkarak tikitik
tanivori
Taxonomy:
Plantae Monocotyledonae Poales Cyperaceae
Published Name:
Cyperus brevifolius (Rottb.) Hassk.
Kyllinga brevifolia Rottb.
Barcode:
02239384
USNM Number:
3267813
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Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/334b18bc1-a67b-4c0a-a81a-e194a66bd7cc
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_13505371

Cyperus mindorensis (Steud.) Huygh

Biogeographical Region:
60 - Southwestern Pacific  Search this
Collector:
Truman G. Yuncker  Search this
Min. Elevation:
45  Search this
Place:
Samoa, Island of Tau, Weed in moist soil on plateau back of Siufaga village, American Samoa, Pacific Islands
Collection Date:
2 Oct 1939
Common name:
bwogoribwol
bwogoringas
imboeloe tano
jambubsinam
kankamut
kinkimut
mouu
rana koa
reh lingkarak, lingkarak tikitik
tanivori
Taxonomy:
Plantae Monocotyledonae Poales Cyperaceae
Published Name:
Cyperus mindorensis (Steud.) Huygh
Kyllinga brevifolia Rottb.
Barcode:
02239399
USNM Number:
1967940
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Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/39b660ea2-732d-4881-b449-ff24b4b96fa2
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_13505386

Cyperus brevifolius (Rottb.) Hassk.

Biogeographical Region:
60 - Southwestern Pacific  Search this
Collector:
Truman G. Yuncker  Search this
Min. Elevation:
Search this
Place:
Samoa, Island of Tau, Weed in marshy taro patch near village of Siufaga, American Samoa, Pacific Islands
Collection Date:
6 Oct 1939
Common name:
Green Water Sedge
bwogoribwol
bwogoringas
imboeloe tano
jambubsinam
kankamut
kinkimut
mouu
rana koa
reh lingkarak, lingkarak tikitik
tanivori
Taxonomy:
Plantae Monocotyledonae Poales Cyperaceae
Published Name:
Cyperus brevifolius (Rottb.) Hassk.
Kyllinga brevifolia Rottb.
Barcode:
02239400
USNM Number:
2156437
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Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/33ce51ecd-90cb-4d38-856f-d46c6b56c38d
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_13505387

Alysicarpus vaginalis (L.) DC.

Biogeographical Region:
60 - Southwestern Pacific  Search this
Collector:
A. Whistler  Search this
Place:
Manono, along the trail in the village on the east side of the island, American Samoa, Pacific Islands
Collection Date:
23 Aug 1980
Common name:
white moneywort
Taxonomy:
Plantae Dicotyledonae Fabales Fabaceae Papilionoideae
Published Name:
Alysicarpus vaginalis (L.) DC.
Barcode:
02055805
USNM Number:
2887915
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Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/3d4fe0688-acab-44cf-971d-dc975b683768
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_13470473

Urena lobata L.

Biogeographical Region:
82 - Northern South America  Search this
Collector:
Karen M. Redden  Search this
C. Perry  Search this
Kenneth Wurdack  Search this
E. Liverpool  Search this
P. Benjamin  Search this
Cody E. Hinchliff  Search this
Microhabitat Description:
Disturbed roadside vegetation  Search this
Min. Elevation:
22  Search this
Place:
Micobe road outside of village, Potaro-Siparuni, Guyana, South America - Neotropics
Collection Date:
15 Sep 2006
Common name:
Boni-booh
Bwebo
Cadillo
Caesarweed
Couvie mahoe
Ka-khe-cwo-yo'
Korok
Korop
Legetan
Mautofu palagi, Mautofu Samoa
Mo'usipo
Native language symbols
Nehu
Nggatima
Puepu
Pungpulutan
Trumoni
dadansinm machingat, dadansinm malable
karap
koaropw
koropw
laau talatald
mo osipo kula
noknok, nognog
o rurubu o kokomomoko
yinbungbungana
Taxonomy:
Plantae Dicotyledonae Malvales Malvaceae
Published Name:
Urena lobata L.
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Guiana Shield
Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/38fefc226-da97-41fa-9071-d9471c69d6d1
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_13342854

Tephrosia purpurea (L.) Pers.

Biogeographical Region:
60 - Southwestern Pacific  Search this
Collector:
W. Art Whistler  Search this
Place:
Savai'i, uncommon on a patch of coastal rocks just to the south of Falealupo village., Western Samoa, Pacific Islands
Collection Date:
7 Sep 1991
Taxonomy:
Plantae Dicotyledonae Fabales Fabaceae Papilionoideae
Published Name:
Tephrosia purpurea (L.) Pers.
Barcode:
02323311
USNM Number:
3212950
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Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/395c823be-b636-47e5-989e-be82c0d36e8a
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_13331547

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