University of the Philippines Baguio Herbarium
Stephania japonica

Stephania japonica (Thunb.) Miers

Family Menispermaceae
Local Name Bissuddak (Ibaloi)
Habit Vine (woody)
Habitat Rocky mountain
Special Notes leaves peltate, margins entire
Ethnobotanical Uses MEDICINAL: used as treatment for wounds;
Collected from Camp 4, Tuba, Benguet, Cordillera Administrative Region (CAR).
Collector(s) Monette Miranda Casauay
Identification Verified By Jean Faronilo-(2004-02-11)-(Stephania japonica (Thunb.) Miers)-(n/a)