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Biology (plants and animals)

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

Kutirakam in India is the name of a plant defined with Ocimum tenuiflorum in various botanical sources. This page contains potential references in Ayurveda, modern medicine, and other folk traditions or local practices It has the synonym Lumnitzera tenuiflora (L.) Spreng. (among others).

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

· Taxon (1980)
· Numer. List (2717)
· Mantissa Plantarum (1767)
· Journal of the Indian Botanical Society (1986)
· Anales Hist. Nat. (1890)
· Proceedings of the Indian Science Congress Association (1992)

If you are looking for specific details regarding Kutirakam, for example pregnancy safety, chemical composition, diet and recipes, side effects, health benefits, extract dosage, have a look at these references.

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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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