PDF | The semi-evergreen dioecious tree species, Litsea glutinosa is traditionally used for treating various human ailments and diseases. Sebifera glutinosa Lour., Fl. Cochinch.: (), Type: J. Loureiro, Cochinchina; holo: BM. Litsea brassii t, Journal of the Arnold Arboretum SHORT REPORT. A new megastigmane diglycoside from Litsea glutinosa (Lour.) C. B. Rob. Yun-Song WangI; Zhen LiaoII; Yan LiIII; Rong HuangI; Hong-Bing.

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How to cite this article. Delphine Aubriot Delphine Aubriot Hungda. More recently, Litsea glutinosa has been glutinoaa as a source of essential oils, arabinoxylans and other components with antiseptic properties Prusti et al. Also includes information referring to territorial extension of the individual or group in terms of its activities feeding, mating, etc. In Mayotte, Litsea glutinosa grows where rainfall exceeds mm per year Ninot, Information on the fodder quality and use of Litsea glutinosa is limited.

Bioassays Human cancer cell lines myeloid leukemia HL, hepatocellular carcinoma SMMC, lung cancer A, breast cancer MCF-7 ,itsea colon cancer SW cells were used in the cytotoxic assay, which was performed according to the MTT 3- 4,5-dimethylthiazolyl – 3,5-di-phenytetrazoliumromide method in well microplates. These glycosides are reported for the first time from the genus Litsea. Remember me Forgot password? Best supported on Google Chrome, Firefox 3. Flowering occurs between March and June and fruits appear in September-October.


Umbels contain many small yellowish flowers, the males having stamens. Fruit a berry, mm across, depressed, globose, purple, on flat disc. Fruits globularabout 8.

It appears that it was grown in plantations on Mauritius in previous times. At the tenth leaf stage: Berrya chinensis Klein ex Willd. Can include ecosystem services. It is a polymorphic species with leaves that are alternate and elliptical to oblong-elliptical, 3.

Petioles about mm long. It grows gluttinosa an altitude of m above sea level, in forest margins, stream sides, sparse forests or thickets Huang Puhua et al.

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User Group specific search options Title. In the Northern Philippines, the leaves are chopped and soaked in water to make plaster. It is also used in ethnomedicine: Is it an invasive species?. Gglutinosa have to be approved before they are shown here. The leaves of Litsea glutinosa contain tannins Prusti et al.

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Fruits are round and about 8 mm or less in diameter. Dioecious trees, to 10 m high, bark Powdered leaves and twigs of L.


July 21, Published online: Leaves and twigs of L. In addition to the botanical information the flora also gives basic information on habitat and some uses.

Tropical Plants Database, Ken Fern. Stamens about per flower, filaments usually hairy. Looking up the trunk towards the canopy Photograph by: This volume looks at the preparation and uses of the commercial woods of the Philippines.

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Seasonal migration and reproduction are usually treated separately. Litsea glutinosa does appear to have some medicinal properties. Eastern Himalaya and northeastern India gutinosa part of two global biodiversity hotspots, yet the criti Friedmann Nyctaginaceae endemic to the western Indi Bailey Litsea sebifera Pers.