(Ancistrocladaceae) Ancistrocladus wallichii Planch.
Local name(s): ເຄືອ ຫາງ ກວາງ (kheua hang kouang)
Medicinal use(s): rheumatism, stomach ache
Part(s) used: liana stem
Field Characters: Liana, leaves elliptical, spirally arranged, 1" – 1.5" long. In more mature plants small woody hooks subtend the stem singly.
Locality: Bolikhamxay Province, Bolikhan District, Somsavath Medicinal Plant Preserve, off road near Ban Kampay and Ban Somsavath.
Habitat: Roadside. Good quality, secondary rainforest, on a mountain slope.
Altitude: 163 m asl
Collector(s): J. M. Henkin, O. Souliya
Collection number(s): JMH 71
Collection Date: December 15, 2015
Additional information:Voucher specimen is in deposit at the Field Museum (F) Herbarium, Chicago, USA under accession no. 2318647.
Synonyms, images, taxonomic description:Plants of the World onlinetheplantlist.org