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Current Determination
Capsicum chinense Jacq. Family: Solanaceae Determined By:
Collection Information
Collectors Henrik Balslev & Dominique Irvine
Collector Team Henrik Balslev
Dominique Irvine
Collection Number 4582
Collection Date 12/1/1983 - 12/7/1983
Location Ecuador, Napo
Coordinate 00°30'S 077°18'W (-0.5000000, -77.3000000)
Elevation 300 m
Herbaria AAU, MO
Description Shrub to 2 m high. Cultivated for its fruit which are used in cooking as hot pepper.
Locality Comuna San José de Payamino at Río Payamino 4-5 hours upstream from Coca in motor cano. Tropical rain forest and old gardens. Information: Silverio Jipa (33 years, married, 4 kids) and others from the community.
Barcodes/Accession Numbers
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MO MO-1264238 5795781 sheet

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