Hutia: 1 definition


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Biology (plants and animals)

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

Hutia in India is the name of a plant defined with Rottboellia cochinchinensis in various botanical sources. This page contains potential references in Ayurveda, modern medicine, and other folk traditions or local practices.

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

· Flora Cochinchinensis (1790)
· Revisio Generum Plantarum (1891)
· Tentamen Florae Abyssinicae … (1850)
· Journal of Cytology and Genetics (1990)
· Supplementum Plantarum (1781)
· Mantissa Plantarum (1771)

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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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