Hog plum: 1 definition


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Biology (plants and animals)

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

1) Hog plum in English is the name of a plant defined with Prunus americana in various botanical sources. This page contains potential references in Ayurveda, modern medicine, and other folk traditions or local practices.

2) Hog plum is also identified with Spondias mombin It has the synonym Poupartia axillaris (Roxb.) King & Prain (etc.).

3) Hog plum is also identified with Spondias pinnata It has the synonym Mangifera pinnata L.f. (etc.).

4) Hog plum is also identified with Symphonia globulifera It has the synonym Chrysopia microphylla Hils. & Bojer ex Cambess. (etc.).

5) Hog plum is also identified with Ximenia americana It has the synonym Amyris arborescens P. Browne (etc.).

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

· Bulletin Mensuel de la Société Linnéenne de Paris
· Erigenia (1991)
· Rapid Assessment Program Working Papers (1991)
· Biodiversidad del estado de Tabasco (2005)
· Journal of Ethnopharmacology (1997)
· Journal of Ethnopharmacology (1985)

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

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