condensed discuss document expanded export feedback print share remove reset document_white enquire_white export_white report_white
discuss document export feedback print share gallery-landscape xml

Piper caninum

natural science
  • Field Collection Place
  • Field Collection Date
    14 Feb 2013
  • Accession Number
    AK356710
  • Accession Date
    10 Mar 2015
  • Department

Images and documents

Natural Science Specimen

  • Classifier
  • Scientific Name
    Piper caninum Blume
  • Classification
  • Family
  • Genus
  • Species
  • Specimen Category
  • Storage Method
  • Field Collection Place
  • Locality Description
    Papua New Guinea, Northern Province, Sibium Mountains, N of Akupe Camp, Zau, track to Umuate
  • Field Collection Date
    14 Feb 2013
  • Field Collection Notes
    Lowland Podocarpus forest with secondary elements. Fleshy climber, rooting at swollen nodes; leaves ovate, 14.5 x 7.5 cm, sparsely pubescent, abaxial surface grey, base uneven, tip acuminate, petiole 2.5 cm, stipular scars; flowers not seen; fruits in axillary raceme, 7.5 cm long, peduncle green, 2.5 cm, [?] green, 0.5 cm long.
    Supported by NSF Grant DEB-0950207. PCMB 11905.
    Duplicate ex BISH (760271), received Feb 2015
  • Field Collector
  • Field Collection latitude/longitude
    -09.27875, 148.27061 (± 10 m)
    148.27061, 148.27061 (± 10 m)

  • Last Update
    14 Nov 2023

Related items

Similar items

Related objects

    The development of the Auckland War Memorial Museum online collection is an ongoing process; updates, new images and records are added weekly. In some cases, records have yet to be confirmed by Museum staff, and there could be mistakes or omissions in the information provided.

    The gift of curiosity

    With unlimited free entry to all paid exhibitions, discounted event tickets and exclusive Member-only events, a Museum Membership is the gift that keeps on giving year-round.

    SEE OPTIONS FROM $60

    The gift of curiosity