Heritiera littoralis

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Noun1.Heritiera littoralis - small tree of coastal regions of Old World tropics whose leaves are silvery beneath
angiospermous tree, flowering tree - any tree having seeds and ovules contained in the ovary
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Another mangrove species named Heritiera littoralis possesses some similar morphological characteristics to H.
Compounds from the hexane, dichloromethane and acetone extracts of Heritiera littoralis bark were investigated for their nitric oxide (NO) inhibitory effects using RAW264.7 macrophage cells.
Exudates of the aquatic fern Salvinia auriculata inhibited the breeding of the mosquito Anopheles albimanus (Hobbs & Molina, 1983), and a petroleum extract from the roots of the mangrove plant Heritiera littoralis was a piscicide (Miles et al., 1989).