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Related to Rivina: Rivina humilis
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Noun1.Rivina - small genus of erect perennial shrubby herbs; tropical and subtropical America
caryophylloid dicot genus - genus of relatively early dicotyledonous plants including mostly flowers
family Phytolaccaceae, Phytolaccaceae, pokeweed family - chiefly tropical herbaceous plants (including shrubs and trees) with racemose flowers: genera Phytolacca, Agdestis, Ercilla, Rivina, Trichostigma
blood berry, bloodberry, Rivina humilis, rouge plant, rougeberry - bushy houseplant having white to pale pink flowers followed by racemes of scarlet berries; tropical Americas
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salvini in Colombia (Guarea guidonia) (Santamaria and Franco 2000), and Ortalis canicollis in Argentina (Schinus poygamus and Rivina humilis) (Caziani and Protomastro 1994).
Cyperus elegans, Piper aduncum, Piper amalago, Rivina humilis, Sapindus saponaria, Tragia volubilis, Passiflora rubra, Theobroma cacao, Conocarpus erectus, Plumeria rubra, Plumeria alba, Cestrum nocturnum, Melothria pendula, Cucumis anguria.
We reported previously that from among 25 plant species studied, a weak but significant bacteriostatic activity was detected in extracts of Rivina humilis, Crateva tapia, Funastrum claucum, Schinopsis balansae and Vassobia breviflora (Salvat et al.