Erythrina lysistemon

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Noun1.Erythrina lysistemon - small semi-evergreen tree of South Africa having dense clusters of clear scarlet flowers and red seeds
coral tree, erythrina - any of various shrubs or shrubby trees of the genus Erythrina having trifoliate leaves and racemes of scarlet to coral red flowers and black seeds; cultivated as an ornamental
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Mbanya, "Preventive effects of an extract of Erythrina Lysistemon (Fabaceae) on some menopausal problems: studies on the rat," Journal of Complementary and Integrative Medicine, vol.
Vollmer, "A postmenopause-like model of ovariectomized Wistar rats to identify active principles of Erythrina lysistemon (Fabaceae)," Fitoterapia, vol.
Different erythrinaline alkaloids have been isolated from the flowers and pods of Erythrina lysistemon, and among them the new compounds are (+)-11[beta]-hydroxyerysotramidine, (+)11[beta]-hydroxyerysotrine N-oxide (69), and two C-11 epimers (70 and 71), (+)-11[beta]-methoxyerysotramidine N-oxide (72), (+)-11[beta]-hydroxyerysotrine, and 11-dehydroerysotrine (73).