Scientific Name: Blechum pyramidatum. Root Word:: pyramidatum = pyramid- shaped. Vernacular: Yerbas Babui, Synonym: Blechum brownei. Blechum pyramidatum (Lam.) Urb. Taxonomic Serial No.: Reference for: Blechum pyramidatum. Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version. Sapin-sapin, Blechum pyramidatum (Lam.) Urban, BROWNE’S BLECHUM – Herbal Medicine – An illustrated compilation of Philippine medicinal plants by Dr .
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The pyrramidatum capsule is being wrapped around with dried and hairy sepals of a similar length. View a List of All Ecological Communities. Capsule is ovoid, somewhat compressed and about 6 millimeters long. In Mexico, antidiabetic and anticancer preparations from this plant have been patented.
However, research seems worthwhile because of the medicinal uses in different parts of the world. Ruellia blechum Linnaeus When several references are cited, they may give conflicting information on the status.
Bioassay-guided fractionation of a crude extract isolated a main-glucosidase inhibitor, Palmitic acid IC50 Study reports on a patent application for an invention of an herbal adjuvant intended for the treatment of diabetes and related diseases, based on Blechum pyramidatum aerial parts leaves, bracts, flowers and fruits.
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Based on vouchered plant specimens from wild populations. Bryophytes generally live on land but are mostly found in moist environments, for they have free-swimming sperm that require water for transport. Please consider upgrading your browser to the latest version or installing a new browser. Department of Environmental Protection.
Without data, Sinclair s. The vascular plant flora of Upper Thomson Forest. Blechum blechum Blechum blechum Linnaeus Millspaugh, Publ.
Over wintering seeds allow the next generation to appear. Source – Lichvar, R. The length of the capsule from my plant seemed to be much longer than that showed in the University of Guam website. Plant species returned will not be found within at least one of the selected counties. Usually occurs in wetlands, but occasionally found in non-wetlands FAC: Distribution Maps Top of page You can pan and zoom the map. The name of this plant was mentioned in a local publication  based on a flora survey pyramidtaum at the Upper Thomson Forest in Defined as species of plants belchum to the state that are in rapid decline in the number of plants within the state, but which have not so decreased in such number as to cause them to be endangered.
Nature in Singapore ;7: Blechum brownei forma albiflorum Blechum brownei Jussieu, forma albiflorum Kuntze, Revis. All – An All search will combine the list of counties to include with a Boolean And. Plant species returned will not be found within any of the selected counties.
Blechum pyramidatum (Lam.) Urb. — The Plant List
Navigation menu Personal tools Log in Request account. Once it has bloomed and set seed, the plant dies. Inflorescence a dense terminal spike up to 6 cm long, with large foliaceous bracts c. Retrieved from ” https: SNR – Not yet ranked. G2 – Imperiled globally because of rarity 6 – 20 occurrences, or few remaining acres, or miles of stream or very vulnerable to extinction throughout its range because of other factors.
Distribution Table Top of page The distribution in this summary table is based on all the information available. Parts used Entire plant, leaves. In tropical America, it is a weed of fields, shady waste places and moist thickets, up to m altitude. Identifying species that appear as waifs or only periodically appear in the flora for a few seasons. Further details may be available for individual references in the Distribution Table Details section which can be selected by going to Generate Report.
Flowers are small, purple or white, and borne in spike-like, terminal inflorescences, occurring mostly in pairs, each pair subtended by a leaf-like, ovate, pyramiddatum, 1 to 1.
Any – An Any search will combine the list of counties to include with a Boolean Or. Study reports on a previously unidentified begomovirus associated with yellow vein disease in Blechum pyramidatum. Any correct part of a taxon name can be entered and a choice of the correct one made from the small list of resulting matches.
Blechum linnaei Nees von Esenbeck, var.
Blechum consists of about 6 species and is native to tropical America. Blechum brownei forma coeruleum Blechum brownei Jussieu, forma coeruleum Kuntze, Revis. Show these synonyms only. A species of plants blecnum to the state that are in imminent danger of extinction within the state, the survival of which is unlikely if the causes of a decline in the number of plants continue, and includes all species determined to be endangered or threatened pursuant to the Federal Endangered Species Act ofas amended.
In Jamaica, a decoction is used in a stimulant bath, and to treat colds, whereas in Mexico it is considered a remedy for snakebites, chills and fever. Study supports the antidiabetic use of the plant in traditional medicine.