Lonchocarpus


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Noun1.Lonchocarpus - genus of chiefly tropical American shrubs and trees having pinnate leaves and red or white flowers
rosid dicot genus - a genus of dicotyledonous plants
Papilionoideae, subfamily Papilionoideae - alternative name used in some classification systems for the family Papilionaceae
cube - any of several tropical American woody plants of the genus Lonchocarpus whose roots are used locally as a fish poison and commercially as a source of rotenone
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They occur naturally as constituents of the roots, stems and leaves of many leguminous species of the genera Derris, Lonchocarpus, Tephrosiaand Amorpha.
Rotenone and rotenoids, isoflavanoids found in several genera of tropical leguminosae plants such as Derris (Papillionaceae), Antonia (Loganiaceae) and Lonchocarpus (Fabaceae), were shown to have insecticidal properties against Lutzomyia longipalpis Lutz and Neiva, the vector for Leishmania chagasi in Brazil (15).
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The celeb hideaway has spiffed up its rooms with limestone floors and wood-beamed ceilings and beautified its 12 acres of gardens (don't miss the rare Lonchocarpus tree).
Aganga AA and KW Mosase Tannin content, nutritive value and dry matter digestibility of Lonchocarpus cassa, Zizyphus mucronata, Sclerocarya birrea, kirkia acuminate and Rhus lancea seeds.
germana, Clethra mexicana, Turpinia insignis, Cinamomun effusum, Eugenia xalapensis, Lonchocarpus sp.