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Venamurikk (Malayalam- വെണ്മുരിക്ക്) (5509063880)

Classification System: APG IV

Superregnum: Eukaryota
Regnum: Plantae
Cladus: Angiosperms
Cladus: Eudicots
Cladus: Core eudicots
Cladus: Rosids
Cladus: Eurosids I
Ordo: Fabales

Familia: Fabaceae
Subfamilia: Faboideae
Tribus: Phaseoleae
Subtribus: Erythrininae
Genus: Erythrina
Subgenus: E. subg. Erythrina
Sectio: E. sect. Suberosae
Species: Erythrina stricta
Varieties: E. s. var. suberosa

Erythrina stricta Roxb.

Fl. ind. ed. 1832, 3:251. 1832
USDA, ARS, Germplasm Resources Information Network. Erythrina stricta in the Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN), U.S. Department of Agriculture Agricultural Research Service. Accessed: 07-Oct-06.

Erythrina stricta is a species of trees in the family Fabaceae identified by William Roxburgh in 1832.[1] It is now placed in the subfamily Faboideae and the tribe Phaseoleae. This species has been recorded from the Indian subcontinent,[2][3] Indochina[4] and China. [5] There is one valid variety: E. stricta var. suberosa.

Erythrina stricta contains the indole alkaloid Hypaphorine[6]


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