Hi'aloa: 1 definition
Hi'aloa 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)
Hi'aloa in Hawaii is the name of a plant defined with Waltheria indica in various botanical sources. This page contains potential references in Ayurveda, modern medicine, and other folk traditions or local practices It has the synonym Waltheria corchorifolia Pers. (among others).
Example references for further research on medicinal uses or toxicity (see latin names for full list):
· Prodromus Systematis Naturalis Regni Vegetabilis (1824)
· Taxon (1980)
· Smithsonian Contributions to Knowledge (1853)
· Fl. Bras. (1886)
· United States Exploring Expedition (1854)
· Journal of Ethnopharmacology (1993)
If you are looking for specific details regarding Hi'aloa, for example diet and recipes, chemical composition, side effects, extract dosage, health benefits, pregnancy safety, have a look at these references.
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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