Listing of Useful Plants of the World
NOTICE: Information on the background to this Listing is available. The analysis of numbers of papers/mentions over time was completed in 1997, using the Agricola database (1970-1996). Hard copies of the Listing (553 pages; over 4200 new crops listed with the analyses of numbers of papers over time included) are available from the publisher, Dr Rob Fletcher; see Advice on Publications Available.
The references listed below are from the Biological Abstracts database (1988-2000) and are courtesy of SilverPlatter Information. For more information re Silverplatter, go to www.silverplatter.com.
Analysis of numbers of papers/mentions over time(Agricola database 1970-1996):
Source: AGRICOLA database (1970-1996)
Common Name(s):tahiti arrowroot syn east indian arrowroot syn boure syn pia (Tahiti) syn yabia (Hawaii) syn fiji arrowroot syn salep syn tacca
References(Biological Abstracts 1988-2000):
[These references are from the Biological Abstracts database and are courtesy of SilverPlatter Information. For more information re SilverPlatter, go towww.silverplatter.com. References are listed alphabetically by author within years, with most recent references first; addresses of author(s) have been included when available. To search within this page, we suggest using Find in Page, within the Edit menu of the Web Browser.]
Spennemann, D. H. R. (1994). Traditional arrowroot production and utilization in the Marshall Islands. Journal of Ethnobiology 14(2): 211-234. Johnstone Centre Parks, Recreation, Heritage, Charles Sturt Univ., PO Box 789, Albury, NSW 2640, Australia
Abdel, A. A., K. Brain, et al. (1990). A B-ring contracted spirostane from Tacca leontopetaloides. Phytochemistry 29(8): 2623-2628.
Abdel, A. A. M. E., K. R. Brain, et al. (1990). Steroidal sapogenins from Tacca leontopetaloides. Planta Medica 56(2): 218-221.
Elsheikh, S. H., A. K. Bashir, et al. (1990). Toxicity of certain Sudanese plant extracts to cercariae and Miracidia of Schistosoma mansoni. International Journal Of Crude Drug Research 28(4): 241-245.
Abdel, A. A., K. Brain, et al. (1643). Isomeric F-ring dihydroxylated 22,25-epoxyfurostene and spirostene sapogenins from Tacca leontopetaloides. Phytochemistry 29(5): 1643-1646.
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Latest update 30 January 2001 by:RF