Ancient Science of Life

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Year
: 1995  |  Volume : 14  |  Issue : 3  |  Page : 136--142

Nomenclatural confusion of some species of Andrographis wall


S Balu, C Alagesaboopathi 
 Department of Botany, A.V.V.M. Sri Pushpam College (Autonomous), Poondi - 613 503, Thanjavur, Tamil Nadu, India

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S Balu
Department of Botany, A.V.V.M. Sri Pushpam College (Autonomous), Poondi - 613 503, Thanjavur, Tamil Nadu
India

Andrographis paniculata Nees, Andrographis alata Nees and Andrographis lineate Nees. (Acanthaceae) are important medicinal plants useful in the treatment of various human ailments. Nomenclatural confusion prevails with regards to these medicinal plants in India medical literature and vernacular nomenclature. This nomenclatural confusion has been clarified in the present paper.


How to cite this article:
Balu S, Alagesaboopathi C. Nomenclatural confusion of some species of Andrographis wall.Ancient Sci Life 1995;14:136-142


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Balu S, Alagesaboopathi C. Nomenclatural confusion of some species of Andrographis wall. Ancient Sci Life [serial online] 1995 [cited 2022 Sep 27 ];14:136-142
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