Loko-loko: 1 definition
Loko-loko 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)
1) Loko-loko in Philippines is the name of a plant defined with Hyptis suaveolens in various botanical sources. This page contains potential references in Ayurveda, modern medicine, and other folk traditions or local practices It has the synonym Marrubium indicum Thunb. (among others).
2) Loko-loko is also identified with Ocimum tenuiflorum It has the synonym Plectranthus monachorum Spreng. (etc.).
Example references for further research on medicinal uses or toxicity (see latin names for full list):
· Mantissa Plantarum (1767)
· Species Plantarum (1753)
· Proceedings of the Indian Science Congress Association (1992)
· Fragm. (Mueller) (1863)
· Revue de Cytologie et de Biologie Végétales, le Botaniste (1984)
· Philippine Journal of Science (1921)
If you are looking for specific details regarding Loko-loko, for example chemical composition, side effects, extract dosage, health benefits, diet and recipes, pregnancy safety, 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.
See also (Relevant definitions)
Partial matches: Loko.
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