Ziziphus rugosa

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Ziziphus rugosa
Zunna berry - Ziziphus rugosa.jpg
Ziziphus rugosa, zunna berry
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Plantae
(unranked): Angiosperms
(unranked): Eudicots
(unranked): Rosids
Order: Rosales
Family: Rhamnaceae
Genus: Ziziphus
Species: Z. rugosa
Binomial name
Ziziphus rugosa
Lam.

Ziziphus rugosa is a species of plant in the Rhamnaceae family. It is a tree found on hills and mountains below 1 400 m altitude in China (Hainan, Yunnan), India, Laos, Burma, Sri Lanka, Thailand and Vietnam.

Its bark and wood are used medicinally for dysentery in Laos.

Local names:

Chunna in Goa, India

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