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Source: Google Books: CRC World Dictionary (Latin names; Binomial nomenclature)

Desmodium velutinum (Willd.) DC. is the name of a plant defined in various botanical sources. This page contains potential references in modern medicine, Ayurveda, and other local traditions or folk medicine. It has the following synonyms: Anarthrosyne cordata Klotzsch, Desmodium lasiocarpum (P. Beauv.) DC., Desmodium latifolium DC., Desmodium latifolium (Roxb. ex Ker.) DC., Desmodium latifolium (Roxb.) DC., Desmodium plukenetii Merr., Desmodium plukenetii (Wight & Arn.) Merr., Desmodium velutinum DC., Desmodium velutinum var. lasiocarpum (P. Beauv.) S.S. Ying, Hedysarum deltoides Poir., Hedysarum deltoideum Schumach. & Thonn., Hedysarum deltoideum DC., nom. inval., Hedysarum lasiocarpum P. Beauv., Hedysarum latifolium Roxb., nom. nud., Hedysarum velutinum Willd., Meibomia lasiocarpa (P. Beauv.) Kuntze, Meibomia lasiocarpa Kuntze, Meibomia velutina (Willd.) Kuntze, Meibomia velutina Kuntze, Pseudarthria cordata (Klotzsch) B.D. Jacks., Pseudarthria cordata (Klotzsch) Müll. Hal., Pseudarthria cordata Klotzsch.

References regarding Desmodium velutinum (Willd.) DC. for further research on medicinal uses or toxicity:

· Species Plantarum.
· Flore d’Oware (1804)
· Hortus Bengalensis, or ‘a Catalogue of the Plants Growing in the Hounourable East India Company's Botanical Garden at Calcutta’ (1814)
· Encyclopédie Méthodique. Botanique (1817)
· Prodromus Systematis Naturalis Regni Vegetabilis (DC.) (1825)
· Flora Indica (1832)
· Naturw. Reise Mossambique (1861)
· Walp. Ann. Bot. Syst. (1868)
· Revisio Generum Plantarum (1891)
· Index Kew. (1894)
· Sunyatsenia (1940)
· Journal of the Arnold Arboretum (1963)
· Cytologia (1985)
· Willdenowia (1986)
· Coloured Illustrations of Plants of Taiwan (1987)
· Cytologia (1989)
· Guihaia (1995)

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