Saraca indica: 1 definition
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Biology (plants and animals)
Saraca indica L. is the name of a plant defined in various botanical sources. This page contains potential references in modern medicine, Ayurveda, and other local traditions or folk medicine. It has the following synonyms: Jonesia asoca sensu auct., Jonesia confusa Hassk., Jonesia minor Zoll. & Moritzi, Jonesia pinnata Willd., Saraca arborescens Burm. f., Saraca asoca sensu auct., Saraca bijuga Prain, Saraca bijuga Prain ex King, Saraca confusa (Hassk.) Backer, Saraca confusa Backer, Saraca harmandiana Pierre, Saraca indica L. var. bijuga (Prain) Gagnep., Saraca indica var. zollingeriana (Miq.) Gagnep., Saraca kunstleri Prain, Saraca kunstleri Prain ex King, Saraca lobbiana Baker, Saraca minor (Zoll. & Moritzi) Miq., Saraca minor var. bijuga Prain, Saraca pierreana Craib, Saraca zollingeriana sensu Prain.
References regarding Saraca indica L. for further research on medicinal uses or toxicity:
· Mantissa Plantarum (1767)
· Flora Indica (1768)
· Species Plantarum.
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)
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Trishashti Shalaka Purusha Caritra (by Helen M. Johnson)
Appendix 2.2: botanical notes < [Appendices]
Mahabharata (English) (by Kisari Mohan Ganguli)
Section LIV < [Anusasanika Parva]
Section XIV < [Anusasanika Parva]
The Markandeya Purana (by Frederick Eden Pargiter)
Mahayana Mahaparinirvana Sutra
Chapter XVI - On the Bodhisattva < [Section Two]