Aphanamixis polystachya (Wall.) R. Parker

Nota de alcance (en)

Range. Low to middle elevations in mountainous regions. Sri Lanka, southeastern Asia, Sumatra; Pacific Islands (Solomon islands). In Myanmar, found in Taninthayi and Yangon.

Bark: Used as an astringent.


The sub-Himalayas tracts, Sikkim, Assam, Bengal, western Ghats and the Andamans.

Bark—strongly astringent, used in the diseases of the liver and spleen, and for tumours, enlarged glands.
Seed oil—used in muscular pains and rheumatism. All parts of the plant exhibit pesticidal activity.
Seed extract—antibacterial, antifungal.

Nota bibliográfica (en)

1) DeFilipps, Robert A.; Krupnick, Gary A. / PhytoKeys, v. 102. - - p. 1 - 314,  2018.

2) Khare, C.P./ Indian Medicinal Plants. -- Nueva Dheli: Springer, 2007 . - p. 836.

Aphanamixis polystachya (Wall.) R. Parker
Término aceptado: 13-Sep-2019