Kantakinshuka: 1 definition
Kantakinshuka 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)Source: Google Books: CRC World Dictionary (Regional names)
Kantakinshuka in India is the name of a plant defined with Erythrina variegata in various botanical sources. This page contains potential references in Ayurveda, modern medicine, and other folk traditions or local practices It has the synonym Chirocalyx candolleanus Walp. (among others).
Example references for further research on medicinal uses or toxicity (see latin names for full list):
· An Introduction to the Natural System of Botany (1836)
· Flora Cochinchinensis (1790)
· Bulletin of the Botanical Survey of India (1961)
· London Journal of Botany (1843)
· The Flora of the Malay Peninsula (1922)
· Revisio Generum Plantarum (1891)
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