Family Aristolochiaceae
Basionym Aristolochia cruenta Barringer
Original Identification Aristolochia inflata H.B.K.
Current Taxon Aristolochia cruenta Barringer
Protologue location in folder
Protologue Citation Brittonia 35(2): 171-172. 1983.
Holotype/Isotype Holotype
DUKE Accession Number 358656
Comments  
Primary Collector Barry Hammel
Collector Number 10242
Collection Date 20 Oct 1980
Country Costa Rica
Province/State Heredia
Plant Location Notes Finca La Selva, the OTS Field Station on the Rio Puerto Viejo just E of its junction with the Rio Sarapiqui. Elevation about 100 m. Hartshorn Trail, 850 m E.
Plant Description Notes Liana, stem corky winged, fruit pale tan fleshy, immature. Flowers white and burgundy.
Broad geographical location Central America
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