University of Colorado Museum of Natural History Herbarium Vascular Plant Collection
Catalog #: 02268720
Secondary Catalog #: 342664
Taxon: Tripterocalyx carnea (Greene) L.A. Galloway
Family: Nyctaginaceae
Collector: Scott Camazine   23   
Date: 1978-07-09
Verbatim Date:9 July 1978
Locality: United States, New Mexico, McKinley, Zuni; Blackrock.
Habitat: Roadsides and vacant lots.
Occurrence Remarks: Imager: Bianca Mesagno; Date Imaged: 12/30/2019
Field Notes: Zuni name: sabibi awan idonakya, "chicken food"; ushsha awan ak'wa:we, "bullsnake medicine". Use: To counteract being witched by a bu.lsnake. A bullsnake may open its mouth and a web is protruded which upon contact with any portion of the body will cause it to swell.
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Record Id: a245d86e-24ba-4a2f-9e38-23c3f0ee42ec
Occurrence ID (GUID): a245d86e-24ba-4a2f-9e38-23c3f0ee42ec
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