Jin gu cao: 1 definition


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

1) Jin gu cao in China is the name of a plant defined with Ajuga ciliata in various botanical sources. This page contains potential references in Ayurveda, modern medicine, and other folk traditions or local practices.

2) Jin gu cao is also identified with Schnabelia tetradonta It has the synonym Chienodoxa tetrodonta Y.Z. Sun (etc.).

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

· Acta Phytotaxonomica Sinica (1951)
· Chinese Chemical Letters (2003)
· Acta Phytotaxonomica Sinica (1964)
· Mémoires Presentés à l’Académie Impériale des Sciences de St.-Pétersbourg par Divers Savans et lus dans ses Assemblées (1833)
· Journal of Natural Products (1777)

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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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