Swallow-Root is an endemic and endangered plant of Andhra Pradesh. It grows in between the rocks and places where there is thick. Twining shrubs; branchlets jointed. Leaves to 6 x cm, obovate-elliptic or orbicular, apex obtuse, base cuneate, membranous; petiole to cm. Cymes. Decalepis hamiltonii Wight. & Arn. (Family —Asclepiadaceae) is an endemic and endangered plant of. Andhra Pradesh. A herbal health drink from its roots is.

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In any event, the source must be explicitly quoted. Retrieved 30 September A textual diagnostic description of the species that is not necessarily structured.

Leaf fall in summer. Also includes information referring to territorial extension of the individual or group in terms of its activities feeding, mating, declaepis.

This Apocynaceae article is a stub. In open rocky slopes and rocky crevices of dry to moist deciduous forests. Search in all groups Search within this group. Central vein of the leaf red.

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hamiltoini The English name of swallowroot is sometimes used for the plant and studies have shown that it has insecticidal activity and a potential use in control of stored grain pests.

In other projects Wikimedia Commons Wikispecies. Retrieved from ” https: Wikispecies has information related to Decalepis hamiltonii.

Technology partner Strand Life Sciences. Twining shrubs; branchlets jointed. Common in dry hill tracts of Eastern and Western Ghats. Endmic to Central Peninsular India.


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Field Tips Plant produces sticky, milky latex. A follicle, cylindrical oblong, in pairs, woody when dry. General description of the sites where the species is found ecosystem, forest, environment or microhabitat.

However, benefits to ecosystems not specific to humans are best treated under Risk statement what happens when the organism is removed. Enumerates geographic entities where the taxon lives. The plant is often confused with Hemidesmus indicusIndian sarsaparilla [3] The root contains antioxidants and extraction methods for it have been patented.

May be referred to as or include habit, defined as the characteristic mode of growth or occurrence associated to its environment, particularly for plants.

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An appetizer, cures stomach problems in children. Seasonal migration and reproduction are usually treated separately. Periplocaceaea commer The active ingredient in the root was synthesized and encapsulated with beta-cyclodextrins.

Does not include altitudinal distribution, which declaepis covered under Habitat. The tuber has a bitter taste and is pickled. Technology Biodiversity in India. From Wikipedia, decalepks free encyclopedia. Describes biorhythms – those states or conditions characterised by regular repetition in time, whether on the scale of seconds, hours, days, or seasons.

Dry Evergreen to Dry Deciduous Forests.

This page was last edited on hamilttonii Marchat Its main goal is summarize the most relevant or attractive characteristics of this taxon to the general public.

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It could also cover phenomena such as “plant flowering” or “chewing rates”. A general description, with any kind of information about the taxon.

Flower In trichotomous cymes, yellow.

Uses and Management Uses and Management Uses. Asclepiadaceae from the mi Known or potential benefits of the species for humans, at a direct economic level, as instruments of education, prospecting, eco-tourism, hamiltohii. You can help Wikipedia by expanding it. User specific search options User. It includes published material or suggestions from the author or others.

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Root vegetables Apocynaceae stubs Vegetable stubs. The roots were also subjected to supercritical carbon-dioxide based extraction at the Central Food Technological Research Institute, Mysore, India. Species specific search options Taxon Hierarchy.

Encyclopedia of Life EOL. Send a request for permission. Describes the general appearance of the taxon; e. Message The user has shared this species from India Biodiversity Portal with you. Observation specific search options Observed during. The popularity of Decalepis in the international market has recently made ddcalepis price soar and sends worrying signals about it getting being endangered due decalelis over-exploitation. Related observations Show all. Fruit A follicle, cylindrical oblong, in pairs, woody when dry.