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Laportea ruderalis (G. Forst.) W. L. Chew

Biogeographical Region:
62 - Northwestern Pacific  Search this
Collector:
Donald P. Abbott  Search this
Marston Bates  Search this
Place:
Ifaluk Atoll, Kapingamarangi Is., Yap, Micronesia, Federated States of, Pacific Islands
Collection Date:
7 Jul 1953
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:
00882129
Other Numbers:
USGS Pollen Coll. No. : 1463
USNM Number:
2186102
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NMNH - Botany Dept.
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http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/3526c22df-1024-49ea-a6e2-ebfdfff239c0
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edanmdm:nmnhbotany_10100669
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Pipturus argenteus (G. Forst.) Wedd.

Biogeographical Region:
62 - Northwestern Pacific  Search this
Collector:
Donald P. Abbott  Search this
Marston Bates  Search this
Place:
Ifalik Islet, Yap, Micronesia, Federated States of, Pacific Islands
Collection Date:
7 Jul 1953
Common name:
Amahanyan
Amahayan
Arame
Arme
Aroma
Hailkoh
Magele
Malege
Native Language Symbols
O libirini
Olonga
Oningo
Ormuh
Orohmah
Oronga
Qaqai
Ritsiring
Soga, fau soga
Sungasunga
Tiwarena
Tou
Tsitsiring
Vai'erehua
alamang
alko
amajayan
arme
armwe
arume, areme
daun kes
fau olonga
kar
kesi
kuryam
kweryam
ma'o
olonga
oronga
roa
rou'a
soga
soga soga
sungasunga
tiwarenga
warengaw
Taxonomy:
Plantae Dicotyledonae Urticales Urticaceae
Published Name:
Pipturus argenteus (G. Forst.) Wedd.
Barcode:
00905917
Other Numbers:
USGS Pollen Coll. No. : 1462
USNM Number:
2186099
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NMNH - Botany Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/348df255a-87f1-4a77-8294-7682a3cf8054
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edanmdm:nmnhbotany_10100672
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Terminalia samoensis Rech.

Biogeographical Region:
62 - Northwestern Pacific  Search this
Collector:
Donald P. Abbott  Search this
Marston Bates  Search this
Microhabitat Description:
on beach  Search this
Place:
Ifaluk Atoll, on lagoon side of Ella., Yap, Micronesia, Federated States of, Pacific Islands
Collection Date:
25 Jul 1953
Taxonomy:
Plantae Dicotyledonae Myrtales Combretaceae
Published Name:
Terminalia samoensis Rech.
Barcode:
00882003
Other Numbers:
USGS Pollen Coll. No. : 1561
USNM Number:
2186135
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http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/3e234a804-baa1-4575-83d3-c263fe2801ff
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edanmdm:nmnhbotany_10100690
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Ficus prolixa var. carolinensis (Warb.) Fosberg

Biogeographical Region:
62 - Northwestern Pacific  Search this
Collector:
Donald P. Abbott  Search this
Place:
Falalap Islet, Yap, Micronesia, Federated States of, Pacific Islands
Collection Date:
10 Jul 1953
Common name:
Ao
Au
Hilao
Hiryawa
Kilee-ant
Kiliau
Konya
Lulg
aow
au
aua
balete
giliao
hiriau
nuno
taguels
Taxonomy:
Plantae Dicotyledonae Urticales Moraceae
Published Name:
Ficus prolixa var. carolinensis (Warb.) Fosberg
Barcode:
00884287
USNM Number:
2186114
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NMNH - Botany Dept.
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http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/35c28ce65-c21b-4d3f-a919-eb4d7c464f77
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edanmdm:nmnhbotany_10100696
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Psychotria mariana Bartl. ex DC.

Biogeographical Region:
62 - Northwestern Pacific  Search this
Collector:
F. R. Fosberg  Search this
Max. Elevation:
10  Search this
Microhabitat Description:
ruined town-site, open weedy ground with cultivated plants persisting. Rare.  Search this
Min. Elevation:
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Place:
(Sonson) and vicinity., Northern Mariana Islands, Pacific Islands
Collection Date:
19 Jun 1946 to 23 Jun 1946
Common name:
Ajgao, Aploghating, Aplokhatin
Aplikakting
Aplikating
Aploc-jatin, Aploghatin
Aplocating
Aplokbating
Aplokgating
Aplu kati
Taxonomy:
Plantae Dicotyledonae Rubiales Rubiaceae
Published Name:
Psychotria mariana Bartl. ex DC.
Barcode:
00941802
USNM Number:
2985253
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NMNH - Botany Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/3d62f9eaa-4349-441a-97c0-3e7a63dd21ad
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edanmdm:nmnhbotany_10101146
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Fagraea berteroana A. Gray ex Benth.

Biogeographical Region:
62 - Northwestern Pacific  Search this
Collector:
F. R. Fosberg  Search this
Max. Elevation:
360  Search this
Min. Elevation:
200  Search this
Place:
Upper ridges and top of Mt. Tolomen (Tolowan), Truk, Micronesia, Federated States of, Pacific Islands
Collection Date:
28 May 1946
Common name:
Anei
Bula
Kandisa
Mbua
Mbua ni Viti
Mbuambua
O-ur, So-ur
Pua
Pua enana
Pua ho'o vai
Pua kaka
Pualulu
Pur Sair
Pwuhr
Pwurr Sair
Sair or Sour
Sour
Taxonomy:
Plantae Dicotyledonae Gentianales Gentianaceae
Published Name:
Fagraea berteroana A. Gray ex Benth.
Barcode:
00922677
USNM Number:
3300602
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Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/3326045cf-16d9-4e2d-b7b4-34227138e104
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_10101148

Fagraea berteroana A. Gray ex Benth.

Biogeographical Region:
62 - Northwestern Pacific  Search this
Collector:
F. R. Fosberg  Search this
Max. Elevation:
Search this
Microhabitat Description:
Moist flat coral sand, largely planted to coconuts. Planted in dooryard, rare.  Search this
Min. Elevation:
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Place:
Nukuoro (Matakena) Islet, Pohnpei, Micronesia, Federated States of, Pacific Islands
Collection Date:
6 Aug 1946
Common name:
Anei
Bula
Kandisa
Mbua
Mbua ni Viti
Mbuambua
O-ur, So-ur
Pua
Pua enana
Pua ho'o vai
Pua kaka
Pualulu
Pur Sair
Pwuhr
Pwurr Sair
Sair or Sour
Sour
Taxonomy:
Plantae Dicotyledonae Gentianales Gentianaceae
Published Name:
Fagraea berteroana A. Gray ex Benth.
Barcode:
00922678
USNM Number:
3300597
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Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/313c8ea44-2f65-4ce0-aa63-0baa2537f965
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_10101149

Fagraea berteroana A. Gray ex Benth.

Biogeographical Region:
62 - Northwestern Pacific  Search this
Collector:
F. R. Fosberg  Search this
Max. Elevation:
150  Search this
Min. Elevation:
100  Search this
Place:
Pohnpei, Micronesia, Federated States of, Pacific Islands
Collection Date:
9 Aug 1946
Common name:
Anei
Bula
Kandisa
Mbua
Mbua ni Viti
Mbuambua
O-ur, So-ur
Pua
Pua enana
Pua ho'o vai
Pua kaka
Pualulu
Pur Sair
Pwuhr
Pwurr Sair
Sair or Sour
Sour
Taxonomy:
Plantae Dicotyledonae Gentianales Gentianaceae
Published Name:
Fagraea berteroana A. Gray ex Benth.
Barcode:
00922682
USNM Number:
3300596
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Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/399e9449b-1088-4b20-b033-2cd7404d8ba7
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edanmdm:nmnhbotany_10101150
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Trukia carolinensis (Valeton) Kaneh. & Hatus.

Biogeographical Region:
62 - Northwestern Pacific  Search this
Collector:
F. R. Fosberg  Search this
Place:
Yap Island, Mt. Matade, Yap, Micronesia, Federated States of, Pacific Islands
Collection Date:
12 Jul 1946
Common name:
Asepot, Asepan
Atchien
Chomis
Kisinom
Maluag
Taxonomy:
Plantae Dicotyledonae Rubiales Rubiaceae
Published Name:
Trukia carolinensis (Valeton) Kaneh. & Hatus.
Barcode:
00942030
USNM Number:
2584929
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NMNH - Botany Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/345abec91-6699-41ef-ba2f-bc0d868efbb3
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edanmdm:nmnhbotany_10101160
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Phragmites karka (Retz.) Trin. ex Steud.

Biogeographical Region:
62 - Northwestern Pacific  Search this
Collector:
F. R. Fosberg  Search this
Max. Elevation:
50  Search this
Min. Elevation:
50  Search this
Place:
Abundant on bottoms of shallow ravines., Palau, Pacific Islands
Collection Date:
24 Mar 1950
Common name:
Aklsed
La
Liura
Loa
Ochel
Rau
Si Soroek
Uchel
Taxonomy:
Plantae Monocotyledonae Poales Poaceae Arundinoideae
Published Name:
Phragmites karka (Retz.) Trin. ex Steud.
Barcode:
00960180
USNM Number:
2302678
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Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/3f11a9cd7-0674-4916-8b8b-32f19adf641f
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_10101168
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Mammea ochrocarpus (Raf.) Kosterm.

Biogeographical Region:
62 - Northwestern Pacific  Search this
Collector:
F. R. Fosberg  Search this
Max. Elevation:
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Min. Elevation:
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Place:
Masakomani Islet., Pohnpei, Micronesia, Federated States of, Pacific Islands
Collection Date:
6 Aug 1946
Common name:
Hetau
Iufoj or Iofoj
Lifaus
Livaus
Lubodal
Nifaus
Uaniu
Voi
Wengii
Taxonomy:
Plantae Dicotyledonae Theales Clusiaceae
Published Name:
Mammea ochrocarpus (Raf.) Kosterm.
Barcode:
00941650
USNM Number:
2399437
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Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/38f73850b-f4bc-4288-adcc-4fc15459304c
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_10101176
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Cananga odorata (Lam.) Hook. f. & Thomson

Biogeographical Region:
62 - Northwestern Pacific  Search this
Collector:
F. R. Fosberg  Search this
Microhabitat Description:
planted in outskirts of village  Search this
Min. Elevation:
Search this
Place:
Faraulap Islet, Faraulap Atoll, planted in outskirts of village, Yap, Micronesia, Federated States of, Pacific Islands
Collection Date:
15 Aug 1965
Common name:
Atis
Djaweh (Wanigela), Foffotta (Onjob language, Koreaf) see remarks
Elang-elang
Ilang Elang
Ilang Ilang
Ilang-ilang
Ilanilan.
Ilán-ilán; Ylang-ylang
Irang
Irang; Ylang-ylang
Kananga
Kenanga (Malay)
Kwara'ae name Saosao
Lang-lang
Llang llang
Makasoi
Makosoi
Makosui
Makusui
Mohokoi
Mohokoi. Tongan name
Moso'oi
Moto'i
Parang
Pur-n-wai
Sao sao
Wassewasik
Y'lang Y'lang
Ylang-ylang
bunga kenanga (Malay)
ilan-ilan
ilang-ilang
korso (Waskuk)
koso me
moso'oi
sao sao (Kwara'ae)
ylang
Taxonomy:
Plantae Dicotyledonae (basal) Magnoliales Annonaceae Ambavioideae
Published Name:
Cananga odorata (Lam.) Hook. f. & Thomson
Barcode:
00883103
USNM Number:
3298698
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Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/33becacfd-64df-4379-a828-1592fba65291
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_10101206

Eugenia cumini (L.) Druce

Biogeographical Region:
62 - Northwestern Pacific  Search this
Collector:
F. R. Fosberg  Search this
Place:
Koro, Palau, Nekkeng, Babeldaob Is., Palau, Pacific Islands
Collection Date:
17 Jun 1968
Common name:
Java plum
mesekerrak
Taxonomy:
Plantae Dicotyledonae Myrtales Myrtaceae
Published Name:
Eugenia cumini (L.) Druce
Barcode:
00882062
Other Numbers:
Multi-sheeted specimen : Sheet 01 of 02
USNM Number:
3366010
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Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/3a4ab543e-b739-4bff-9554-b7b213904ae2
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edanmdm:nmnhbotany_10101228
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Eugenia cumini (L.) Druce

Biogeographical Region:
62 - Northwestern Pacific  Search this
Collector:
F. R. Fosberg  Search this
Place:
Koro, Palau, Nekkeng, Babeldaob Is., Palau, Pacific Islands
Collection Date:
17 Jun 1968
Common name:
Java plum
mesekerrak
Taxonomy:
Plantae Dicotyledonae Myrtales Myrtaceae
Published Name:
Eugenia cumini (L.) Druce
Barcode:
00882063
Other Numbers:
Multi-sheeted specimen : Sheet 02 of 02
USNM Number:
2881271
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Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/352705577-6b47-4bbd-b44a-d4052ecb1c0e
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edanmdm:nmnhbotany_10101229
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Psychotria mariana Bartl. ex DC.

Biogeographical Region:
62 - Northwestern Pacific  Search this
Collector:
D. Anderson  Search this
Place:
Pagan., Northern Mariana Islands, Pacific Islands
Collection Date:
22 Sep 1949
Common name:
Ajgao, Aploghating, Aplokhatin
Aplikakting
Aplikating
Aploc-jatin, Aploghatin
Aplocating
Aplokbating
Aplokgating
Aplu kati
Taxonomy:
Plantae Dicotyledonae Rubiales Rubiaceae
Published Name:
Psychotria mariana Bartl. ex DC.
Barcode:
00941799
USNM Number:
2677189
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NMNH - Botany Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/3b78a71d8-be37-4079-ae5d-cb80cd014c82
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edanmdm:nmnhbotany_10101349
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Clerodendrum inerme (L.) Gaertn.

Biogeographical Region:
62 - Northwestern Pacific  Search this
Collector:
D. Anderson  Search this
Microhabitat Description:
on swamp margin.  Search this
Place:
Ta islet., Truk, Micronesia, Federated States of, Pacific Islands
Collection Date:
31 Dec 1949
Common name:
Aloalo tai (L), fuefuesina (L)
Aloalotai
Apuch
Apuech
Apuech; ulo (language unknown)
Di hia (language unknown)
Emrert
Habiya
Ilau
Ilau (langage unknown)
Lodogao [or] Lodagao
Lodugau
Stloalo Tai
Te inato
Tutuhina
alo alo tai
aloalo tai
apuech
ara (Yapese), l'ruch (many others).
aupui (language unknown)
awai
embrert
etin [and] abuts (language unknown.)
habui
habui (language unknown)
habwi (language)
ihlau (Ponapean), Kawak (Kusaien)
kellel-lap-ni
l ruch
laruch (M.M.), geki (L)
leruc
pucherik (west) itin. (language unknown.)
tihia
tutuhina
ula
umbreret
Taxonomy:
Plantae Dicotyledonae Lamiales Lamiaceae
Published Name:
Clerodendrum inerme (L.) Gaertn.
Barcode:
00882231
USNM Number:
2242604
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Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/395afd5f8-7270-4d1a-ba1e-5740763a8d1e
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_10101355

Polygala paniculata L.

Biogeographical Region:
62 - Northwestern Pacific  Search this
Collector:
A. Dores  Search this
Min. Elevation:
10  Search this
Place:
U Municipality, Pahnaiau, Pahlap, Pohnpei, Micronesia, Federated States of, Pacific Islands
Collection Date:
30 Sep 2002
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 Fabales Polygalaceae
Published Name:
Polygala paniculata L.
Barcode:
01965958
USNM Number:
3742341
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Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/38571ff67-75d1-4cd6-b3fe-971c99b31c42
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhbotany_15347847

Passiflora foetida L.

Biogeographical Region:
61 - South-Central Pacific  Search this
Collector:
Martin L. Grant  Search this
Min. Elevation:
40  Search this
Place:
Society Islands, Tahiti, cliff crevices, District: Faaa: Tipaerui., French Polynesia, Pacific Islands
Collection Date:
29 Nov 1930
Common name:
Koko'u
Mahot Gouja
Maiblegabba; Walwali
Mbambai
Pu'u moina
Pu'ukaheahea
Pua manini
Puu manini
Puumanini
Puumoina
Sou
Tamu
Thunkolala
culci, dugci
fetid passionflower
pwompwpwomw
Taxonomy:
Plantae Dicotyledonae Violales Passifloraceae
Published Name:
Passiflora foetida L.
Barcode:
01965886
USNM Number:
3568292
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Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/38e02cb51-90cc-47a0-8b0d-f4fa3e0d555b
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edanmdm:nmnhbotany_15226448
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Passiflora laurifolia L.

Biogeographical Region:
61 - South-Central Pacific  Search this
Collector:
Martin L. Grant  Search this
Microhabitat Description:
Grove  Search this
Min. Elevation:
46  Search this
Place:
The Society Islands, Tahiti,Dist.: Arue: Arue, French Polynesia, Pacific Islands
Collection Date:
3 Nov 1930
Common name:
Faina 'ae kuma
Pomme de Liane
Savu Savu
golden bellapple
Taxonomy:
Plantae Dicotyledonae Violales Passifloraceae
Published Name:
Passiflora laurifolia L.
Barcode:
01965885
USNM Number:
3568293
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Data Source:
NMNH - Botany Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/3be01d539-5b73-4834-8787-53e591ce756e
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edanmdm:nmnhbotany_15226467
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Urena lobata L.

Biogeographical Region:
61 - South-Central Pacific  Search this
Collector:
Martin L. Grant  Search this
Microhabitat Description:
Roadside  Search this
Min. Elevation:
Search this
Place:
The Society Islands. Tahiti. Dist.: Hitiaa: Beach., French Polynesia, Pacific Islands
Collection Date:
16 Nov 1930
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:
01965882
USNM Number:
3568296
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NMNH - Botany Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/32cf8784f-5418-4784-b923-5e494743d016
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edanmdm:nmnhbotany_15226471
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