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Biology (plants and animals)

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

Kurapia in Thailand is the name of a plant defined with Croton caudatus in various botanical sources. This page contains potential references in Ayurveda, modern medicine, and other folk traditions or local practices It has the synonym Oxydectes caudata Kuntze (among others).

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

· Bulletin of the Botanical Survey of India (1983)
· Croton. Monogr. (1807)
· Icon. Pl. Ind. Orient. (1914)
· Revisio Generum Plantarum (1891)
· Numer. List (7731)
· Flora de Filipinas, ed. 2 (1845)

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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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