University of the Philippines Baguio Herbarium
Elatostema benguetense

Elatostema benguetense C.B.Rob.  [Unverified Identification]

Family Urticaceae
Local Name Tegteg ti Alama
Habit Shrub
Habitat Terrestrial, mossy forest
Special Notes Suffrutescent stem; leaces are pinnately compound
Ethnobotanical Uses OTHERS: used for catching crabfish;
Collected from Eheb, Tinoc, Ifugao, Cordillera Administrative Region (CAR).
Collector(s) R. Agustines, K. Joquino, L. Lim, N. Ongoco, S. Resuella