Species Detail


Melepikan


Scientific Name:  
Common Name:  
Melepikan
Myaamia Name:  
Uses:  
Food
Harvest Seasons:  
Spring
Habitats:  
Undetermined
Locations:  
Undetermined
Growth Forms:  
Herb

Myaamia Archival Sources  
Reference Source Reference Type Archival Data Comments
Rafert, S. 1978, August 10 Use - Food  eaten as greens
Botanical Sources  
No sources entered.
Related Sources  
Reference Source Notes Data Comments
Rafert, S. 1978, August 10   Melipikan is indian name for the plant
Blair, E 1911   Possibly related to this word: pekan is a French-Canadian word for an animal called a Fisher; Mustela pennanti; similar to a Marten or Mink. Its fur was highly sought after by fur trappers