Nauclea


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Related to Nauclea: Nauclea diderrichii
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Noun1.Nauclea - small genus of evergreen tropical shrubs or trees with smooth leathery leaves
asterid dicot genus - genus of more or less advanced dicotyledonous herbs and some trees and shrubs
family Rubiaceae, madder family, Rubiaceae - widely distributed family of mostly tropical trees and shrubs and herbs; includes coffee and chinchona and gardenia and madder and bedstraws and partridgeberry
Nauclea diderrichii, opepe, Sarcocephalus diderrichii - large African forest tree yielding a strong hard yellow to golden brown lumber; sometimes placed in genus Sarcocephalus
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Nine monoterpenoid indole alkaloids; naucletine (1), angustidine (2), nauclefine (3), angustine (4), naucline (5), angustoline (6), harmane (7), 3,14-dihydroangustoline (8), strictosamide (9) and one quinoline alkaloid glycoside; pumiloside (10) from Nauclea officinalis were tested for cholinesterase inhibitory activity.
Site index curves for site quality assessment of Nauclea diderrichii monoculture plantations in Omo Forest Reserve, Nigeria.
In vitro antibacterial activities of crude extracts of Nauclea latifolia and Daniella oliveri.
Anticonvulsant, anxiolytic, and sedative properties of the roots of Nauclea latifolia Smith in mice.
Parkia clappertoniana, Terminatiapilisotigma, Amona, Nauclea and Bombax contratum are the dominant shrubs found within the area (Balogun, 2001).