University of the Philippines Baguio Herbarium
Stephania japonica

Stephania japonica (Thunb.) Miers

Family Menispermaceae
Local Name Bissuddak (Ibaloi)
Habit Vine (woody)
Habitat Rocky
Special Notes leaves peltate, margins eutice
Ethnobotanical Uses MEDICINAL: used as treatment for wounds;
Collected from Poblacion (Central), Kabayan, Benguet, Cordillera Administrative Region (CAR).
Collector(s) BOT 109 cDE: Mona Shiela Alejandro, Sharon Rose Concepcion, Kiana Mae Wong Diwag, Erin Dy Tioco, Irene B. Tambol
Identification Verified By Jean Faronilo-(2004-02-11)-(Stephania japonica (Thunb.) Miers)-(n/a)