Datranga: 2 definitions


Datranga means something in biology. If you want to know the exact meaning, history, etymology or English translation of this term then check out the descriptions on this page. Add your comment or reference to a book if you want to contribute to this summary article.

Biology (plants and animals)

Source: Wisdom Library: Local Names of Plants and Drugs

Datranga [दतरँगा] in the Hindi language is the name of a plant identified with Ehretia laevis Roxb. from the Boraginaceae (forget-me-not) family having the following synonyms: Ehretia canarensis Miq., Ehretia punctata, Ehretia ovalifolia. For the possible medicinal usage of datranga, you can check this page for potential sources and references, although be aware that any some or none of the side-effects may not be mentioned here, wether they be harmful or beneficial to health.

Source: Google Books: CRC World Dictionary (Regional names)

Datranga in India is the name of a plant defined with Ehretia laevis in various botanical sources. This page contains potential references in Ayurveda, modern medicine, and other folk traditions or local practices It has the synonym Bourreria laevis (Roxb.) G. Don (among others).

Example references for further research on medicinal uses or toxicity (see latin names for full list):

· Lingnan Science Journal (1935)
· Plants of the Coast of Coromandel (1796)
· A General History of the Dichlamydeous Plants (1938)

If you are looking for specific details regarding Datranga, for example pregnancy safety, chemical composition, side effects, health benefits, diet and recipes, extract dosage, have a look at these references.

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This sections includes definitions from the five kingdoms of living things: Animals, Plants, Fungi, Protists and Monera. It will include both the official binomial nomenclature (scientific names usually in Latin) as well as regional spellings and variants.

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