Antidesma bunius var. wallichii Synonym. Antidesma ciliatum Synonym. Antidesma collettii Craib. Synonym. Antidesma cordifolium Plant Morphology: [Others]: Antidesma bunius is a dioecious (male and female organs in separate and distinct individuals) tree that is about 3 – 10 m tall, has a. Antidesma bunius. Euphorbiaceae. Sprengel. Foliage and fruit (Trade winds fruit) . Detail of leaves and unripe fruits. (unknown). LOCAL NAMES. Burmese.

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The use of Artemia nauplii for toxicity test. Bignay or Antidesma bunuis. The tree has occasionally been employed in reforestation projects[ ].

Comprising its size, shape, texture and orientation. It is often grown as a backyard fruit tree in Java.

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By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. The current map showing distribution of antidezma is only indicative. An abundant and invasive species in the Philippines[ ].

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It includes published material or zntidesma from the author or others. Image credit to Australian National Botanic Gardens. The heavy fragrance of the flowers, especially the male, is very obnoxious to some people[ ]. Kokrajhar district, Lakhimpur, Nagaon. Activity increased significantly up to 48 h exposure particularly for the fruit extract. Copy and print the QR code to a plant label, poster, book, website, magazines, newspaper etc and even t-shirts.

Spreng] were extracted with methanol. Right antidezma wrong place. The positive control have an LC 50 of Enumerates geographic entities where the taxon lives. Bignay fruit is edible, usually eaten raw or cooked and used in jam, jellies and preserves. A convenient general bioassay for active plant constituents. Plants can succeed in a variety of soil conditions[ ]. Antidesma bunius is an evergreen Tree growing to 10 m 32ft by 10 m 32ft at a medium rate. A general description, with any kind of information about the taxon.


For the fruit extract, the LC 50 was found to be Inflorescence axillary or terminal; flowers unisexual, dioecious; male flowers in thick cm long glabrous spikes, sessile; female flowers in racemes.

A Mini Review Desc: Percentage hatchability of brine shrimp eggs was monitored after 12 and 24 h exposure on different concentrations of the fruit extracts. It is also known as Chinese laurel, currant tree, and buni. With these results, it is possible that the fruits and leaves of bignay contain substances with cytotoxic activity. Artemia buius brine shrimp hatchability test of fruit extract.

Encyclopedia of Life EOL. Last update on Groups of 10 brine shrimps aged 12 h were exposed to various concentrations of the extract.

Smartphone users quickly have information on a plant directly for the pfaf. Recently, bignay was antivesma to treat different illnesses ranging from colds to cancer [1]. In Asia, the dark green, long, narrow, and shiny leaves are commonly used for treating snakebites. With the preliminary results on the two assays, antidesm is possible that the fruits and leaves of bignay contain substances that have bujius activity.

The collected crude extracts were lyophilized and then tested for its biological activity using the brine shrimp hatchability assay and lethality assay. Maximum sensibility is usually reached after 48 h of exposure the oldest age class tested [8] since at this stage, the life cycle of the nauplii have reached second and third instar and exhibit greatest sensitivity to test compounds [4].


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For a list of references used on this page please go here A special thanks to Ken Fern for some of the information used on this page. Presl Antidesma crassifolium Elmer. This species seems to be an excellent choice as a pioneer for establishing a woodland, preferably used within its native range because of its tendency to invade habitats[ K ].

Leaves upto 6 inch, glossy green, oblong-lanceolate, obtuse. A new screening test of dental materials. Species specific search options Taxon Hierarchy. Disk of antivesma lobed, of fem. Leaves and fruits of bignay were collected from Lipa, Batangas. The leaves were properly washed with tap water and sliced into small pieces. Five replicates were used for each treatment and control. If you would like to support this site, please consider Donating.

For the past 30 years, the Artemia nauplii have been used detect general toxicity [9]in teratology screens [7,10] and in ecotoxicology [6].