Calycophyllum spruceanum (Benth.), the Amazonian “Tree of Youth” Prolongs Longevity and Enhances Stress Resistance in Caenorhabditis. Calycophyllum spruceanum in the Germplasm Resources Information Network ( GRIN), U.S. Department of Agriculture Agricultural Research. Preferred Scientific Name; Calycophyllum spruceanum. Taxonomic Tree; Domain : Eukaryota; Kingdom: Plantae; Phylum: Spermatophyta.
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This tree avoids lichensfungi, epiphytes and lianasby getting rid of its bark. In this paper, Calycophyllum spruceanum Benth. Opera Botanica Belgica, The following other wikis use this file: This is an informational site only and no products are sold.
Silvae Geneticav. Brazilian Journal of Pharmacognosyv. It is applied directly to the affected area several times daily and allowed to dry before covering.
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No Brasil, inclui mais de 2. You may do so in spruceanun reasonable manner, but not in any way that suggests the licensor endorses you or your use. Retrieved from ” https: Noctuidae for maize protection. Peruvian tribes also apply the powdered bark to fungal infections of the skin. Even with proven photoprotective properties, research on C.
Description Calycophyllum spruceanum pau mulato. With the tree shedding its bark annually, this resource would be highly sustainable. Retrieved 7 May The smooth green bark underneath is somewhat like a sunburnt human.
This page was last edited on 22 Marchat Calycophyllum is a small genus with only about 6 species spread through tropical America; all are calycopgyllum to large trees. Yale University Press, Flora Brasiliensis 6 6: I, the copyright holder of this work, hereby publish it under the following license:.
Wood and Fiber Sciencev. This decoction is also a common topical remedy for skin problems, wounds, skin fungus, and overall skin health. Only two studies have been published thus far on mulateiro. The information contained in this plant database file is intended for education, entertainment and information purposes only.
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Mulateiro is better known today as a rainforest hardwood tree which is logged in the Amazon and exported around the world for high density, durable lumber and building materials, than as a medicinal plant.
They also prepare a bark decoction to treat skin parasites – especially “sarna negra” – a nasty little bug that lives under the skin which is commonly found in the Amazon basin area. Agricultura Tropica et Subtropica[s.
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The dried bark is used to treat fungus on the skin. Analisando a atividade contra formas tripomastigotas de Trypanosoma cruzi in vitroZuleta et al. Screening of extracts of leaves and stems of Psychotria spp. Phenotypic selection of Calycophyllum spruceanum on farms in the Peruvian Amazon: Calycophyllum spruceanum in the Amazon Rainforest of Ecuador.