University of Florida Herbarium
Catalog #: 216206
Occurrence ID (GUID): 93f4147d-86a5-4d12-acda-a50419108fc6
Taxon: Centella asiatica (L.) Urb.
Family: Apiaceae
ID Remarks: [Orig. id.:] Centella asiatica (L.) Urb.
Collector: E. Bécquer, R. Abbott   HFC 82390   
Date: 2004-05-25
Verbatim Date: 25/05/2004
Locality: Cuba, Pinar del Río, Guane, Cuba: Prov. Pinar del Río: Mpio. Guane. Corral Viejo, cerca de la laguna vieja de Santa Teresa. Matorrales sobre arenas blancas. msm 5-10.
[Commentary ann.:] [label added by J. Richard Abbott with more detailed locality info.] Provincia de Pinar del Río, Municipio Guane: Reserva Floristica Sabanalamar, Corral Viejo, cerca de La Laguna Vieja de Santa Teresa, al sur de La Sierra del Guane. 22°7' 1.1"N 84°00'6.8"W (WGS 84 map datum) Terrenos de la cantera, muy perturbados, pinares en regeneración sobre arenas blancas y lagunas. Especies asociadas: Tetrazygia, Hypericum styphelioides, Dichrostachys cinerea, Xyris spp., Chrysobalanus icaco, Byrsonima crassifolia, Polygala leptocaulis, P. glochidiata, Lyonia myrtilloides, Rhynchospora spp., Tabebuia lepidophylla, Anacardium occidentale, Smilax spp., Jatropha angustifolia, Pinus caribaea, Colpothrinax wrightii, Burmannia, Drosera, Zamia pygmaea, Utricularia spp., Lachnocaulon ekmanii, Sauvagesia, Lechea cubensis, Syngonanthus lagopodioides. for HFC 82388, 82390, 82391, 82397, 82399, 82406, 82409, 82411, 82413, 82414, 82415, 82416.
Reproductive Condition: flowering and fruiting
Preparations: Preserved herbarium specimens
Notes: [Commentary ann.:] Correct date was really 6 May 2004. J. Richard Abbott, 23 June 2008. --[Admin. note:] Collectors at HAJB share a series of collection numbers and preceed those with "HFC", for Herbarium Florae Cubensis, in citations. Printed labels are highly abbreviated and may have truncated words and fields. J. Richard Abbott, present on some of the collecting trips, has entered these data in the FLAS database in fuller form. According to J.R. Abbott HAJB maintains computer files and record books with fuller information including more locality details.
Disposition: FLASCAT
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Rights Holder: University of Florida
Record ID: 7f6f3b9f-9ea0-400e-ac2b-bb58ba90cee4
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