Patturam: 1 definition
Patturam 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)
Patturam in India is the name of a plant defined with Alternanthera sessilis in various botanical sources. This page contains potential references in Ayurveda, modern medicine, and other folk traditions or local practices It has the synonym Illecebrum denticulatum (R. Br.) Spreng. (among others).
Example references for further research on medicinal uses or toxicity (see latin names for full list):
· Numer. List (6926)
· Flora Indica, or ‘Descriptions of Indian Plants’ (1824)
· Prodromus Florae Novae Hollandiae (1810)
· Species Plantarum (1762)
· Encyclopédie Méthodique, Botanique (1783)
· Taxon (1981)
If you are looking for specific details regarding Patturam, for example side effects, health benefits, chemical composition, extract dosage, pregnancy safety, diet and recipes, 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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