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Current Determination
Capsicum frutescens L. Family: Solanaceae Determined By: M. Nee, 1986
Collection Information
Collectors Michael J. Balick, J.M. Frazão, J.G.A. Vieira & W.S. da Silva
Collector Team Michael J. Balick
J.M. Frazão
J.G.A. Vieira
W.S. da Silva
Collection Number 1539
Collection Date 2 Sep. 1983
Location Brazil, Maranhão
Keywords CAPP742630
Coordinate 03°30'S 045°30'W (-3.5000000, -45.5000000)
Herbaria MO
Description Herb 40 cm tall, fruits green turning whitish. Habitat: In primary forest cut and burned for cultivation.
Locality Portuguese: "pimenta de macaco" Guajajara: ": Cai-tai. This sis said to be a wild species of pepper used as a spicy condiment. Posto Indigena Pindaré (Funai Post Guajajara Indians), Mun. de Bom Jardim along Rio Pindare, ca 15 km W of Santa Ines.
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MO MO-1262592 5795786 sheet

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