bigupi benda

Description

Common Names:
Zapotec
bigupi benda
Spanish
Description:
Scarce tree that reaches a height of 5 meters and grows close to sources of water. The purple flowers bloom in a cluster. The fruit is green and the leaves have a distinctive scale-like pattern on the back, resembling the scales of a fish, hence the name.
Habitat:
Selva baja caducifolia. Potreros de ganado. Selva baja caducifolia. Pastoreo de ganado.
Associated Flora:
xhaga la, bia gueta, batuuba', chumaga, bacua, biibi, biquiiche, sabi duni, yaga bii, guiichi xumi, xcuaana biichi, bigupi benda, guie' se', tau cuuni, xuba' be'za, biitu xiga, guiichi bixa', sabi guini, guie' niza, bara seda, tau cuuni, guiichi yaa, guiichi xumi, guiichi bii, guie' se', xhaga la, guiichi bidoorre, guie' bi'chi, gula bere', quebra acha, bigupi benda, biquiiche yaase