Putraval: 1 definition


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Biology (plants and animals)

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

1) Putraval in India is the name of a plant defined with Antidesma menasu in various botanical sources. This page contains potential references in Ayurveda, modern medicine, and other folk traditions or local practices It has the synonym Antidesma menasu Miq. ex Tul. (among others).

2) Putraval is also identified with Antidesma montanum It has the synonym Cansjera pentandra Blanco (etc.).

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

· Das Pflanzenreich (1921)
· Enumeratio Plantarum Zeylaniae (1961)
· Forest Flora of British Burma (1877)
· Journal of the Linnean Society, Botany (1894)
· Prodromus Systematis Naturalis Regni Vegetabilis (1866)
· Kew Bulletin (1982)

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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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