Record Detail

Catalogue Number DBN 3072
Artefact DescriptionFlint corn can be used as a vegetable or ground into starch. It is also used to make oils/fats, as a food additive, animal fodder, for fibres and beads and in folk medicine.
TaxonPOACEAE Zea mays L. var. indurata
TDWG UseFood - Vegetables, Starches, Oils/Fats
SourceField Museum of Natural History, Chicago