Karuttakakkanam: 1 definition
Karuttakakkanam 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)
Karuttakakkanam in India is the name of a plant defined with Clitoria ternatea in various botanical sources. This page contains potential references in Ayurveda, modern medicine, and other folk traditions or local practices It has the synonym Lathyrus spectabilis Forssk. (among others).
Example references for further research on medicinal uses or toxicity (see latin names for full list):
· Fl. Senegal (1954)
· The Gardeners Dictionary (1754)
· Mémoires de la Société Linnéenne de Paris (1826)
· Encyclopédie Méthodique. Botanique (1811)
· Moscosoa (1990)
· Inst. Rei Herb. (1766)
If you are looking for specific details regarding Karuttakakkanam, for example chemical composition, extract dosage, diet and recipes, pregnancy safety, side effects, health benefits, 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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