University of Florida Herbarium
Catalog #: 104289
Occurrence ID (GUID): bd9a0aa4-fdf2-41bc-a4e2-5d45f6ad5895
Taxon: Mikania batatifolia DC.
Family: Asteraceae
ID Remarks: [Ann.:] Mikania batataefolia DC. [Det.:] W.C. Holmes [Det. date:] 1974 ; [Ann.:] Mikania batatifolia DC. [Det.:] John Beckner [Det. date:] Nov 1968 ; [Orig. id.:] Mikania scandens (L.) Willd.
Collector: Paul M. Cassen   422   
Date: 1968-09-21
Verbatim Date: Sept. 21, 1968
Locality: United States, Florida, Palm Beach, United States: Florida: Palm Beach County. Around the bend from the Shrine Club, near the water gate, on Old Okeechobee Road, West Palm Beach. Vine, growing on low bushes. Flowers white with purplish tinge.
Reproductive Condition: flowering and fruiting
Preparations: Preserved herbarium specimens
Notes: [DNA ann.:] Small portion of leaf material removed for DNA analysis for project: DNA identification of Mikania species in Florida. Kurt M. Neubig. 23 March 2010. [DNA sequencing failed per KMN]
Disposition: FLASCAT
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Rights Holder: University of Florida
Record ID: 18562ffa-717a-406c-a164-93ba36d15e78
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