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Walter H. Lewis - 11207 Decrease font Increase font Restore font
Current Determination
Capsicum chinense Jacq. Family: Solanaceae Determined By: W.G. D'Arcy, 1986
Collection Information
Collectors Walter H. Lewis, Memory Elvin-Lewis, M. C. Gnerre & Camilo Díaz S.
Collector Team Walter H. Lewis
Memory Elvin-Lewis
M. C. Gnerre
Camilo Díaz S.
Collection Number 11207
Collection Date 16-26 June 1986
Location Peru, Loreto, Alto Amazonas
Coordinate 03°20'S 076°20'W (-3.3333300, -76.3333300)
Elevation 185 m
Herbaria MO
Description Achual Jívaro: "imia" Herb 0.5 m tall; stems spreading; fruit orange-red, flattened with ridges looking like a small pumpkin. Eaten cooked with meats, chicken is especially pointed out.
Locality Washintsa and vicinity, Río Huasaga, Low secondary and primary rainforest, terra firma and flooded river banks. Achual Jívaro
Barcodes/Accession Numbers
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MO MO-2300365 6245969 sheet

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