Pedaliaceae Martynia sp.

Devil's Claw

Shoshoni - Fiber, Basketry

Use documented by:
Merriam, C. Hart, 1966, Ethnographic Notes on California Indian Tribes, University of California Archaeological Research Facility, Berkeley, page 445

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Scientific name: Martynia sp.
Common names: Devil's Claw
Family: Pedaliaceae
Family (APG): Martyniaceae
Native American Tribe: Shoshoni
Use category: Fiber
Use sub-category: Basketry
Notes: Pods used to make the black design in basketry.

RECRD: 6847 id: 22449