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Piper caninum

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

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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

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