Ranunculaceae Myosurus cupulatus S. Wats.

Arizona Mousetail

Navajo, Ramah - Drug, Gastrointestinal Aid

Use documented by:
Vestal, Paul A., 1952, The Ethnobotany of the Ramah Navaho, Papers of the Peabody Museum of American Archaeology and Ethnology 40(4):1-94, page 27

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Scientific name: Myosurus cupulatus S. Wats.
USDA symbol: MYCU (View details at USDA PLANTS site)
Common names: Arizona Mousetail
Family: Ranunculaceae
Family (APG): Ranunculaceae
Native American Tribe: Navajo, Ramah
Use category: Drug
Use sub-category: Gastrointestinal Aid
Notes: Cold infusion of plant taken and used as a lotion for effects of swallowing an ant.

RECRD: 90047 id: 23558