Walsura pinnata Hassk. (= W. elata Pierre)

DeFilipps, Robert A. & Krupnick, Gary A., 2018, The medicinal plants of Myanmar, PhytoKeys 102, pp. 1-341: 119

publication ID

http://dx.doi.org/10.3897/phytokeys.102.24380

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scientific name

Walsura pinnata Hassk. (= W. elata Pierre)
status

 

Walsura pinnata Hassk. (= W. elata Pierre) 

Name.

English: heynea.

Range.

Myanmar, Thailand, Vietnam, South China, Taiwan, Indo-China, Peninsular Malaysia, Sumatra, Java, Borneo, Philippines, Moluccas, and New Guinea.

Uses.

Bark: Part of a compound decoction for diarrhea and dysentery.

Note.

The bark (rich in tannin) is astringent ( Perry 1980).

Reference.

Perry (1980).

Kingdom

Plantae

Phylum

Tracheophyta

Class

Magnoliopsida

Order

ORDO

Family

FAMILIA

Genus

Walsura