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

Hedera helix L. 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: Hedera caucasigena Pojark., Hedera helix Lowe, Hedera helix subsp. caucasigena (Pojark.) Takht. & Mulk., Hedera helix var. palmata Paul, Hedera taurica (Paul) Carrière.

References regarding Hedera helix L. for further research on medicinal uses or toxicity:

· Species Plantarum (1753)
· A Manual Flora of Madeira (1864)
· Gardener’s Chronicle & Agricultural Gazette (1867)
· Revue Horticole (1890)
· Flora URSS (1950)
· Flora of Iran (1973)
· Flora Armenii (1973)
· Acta Biologica Cracoviensia, Series Botanica (1974)
· Acta Facultatis Rerum Naturalium Universitatis Comenianae, Botanica (1974)
· Taxon (1981)
· Contact Dermatitis (1981)
· Contact Dermatitis (1985)
· Genome (1987)
· Contact Dermatitis (1988)
· Opera Botanica (1999)
· Plant Systematics and Evolution (1999)

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