Derris trifoliata

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Derris trifoliata
Derris trifoliata.jpg
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Plantae
(unranked): Angiosperms
(unranked): Eudicots
(unranked): Rosids
Order: Fabales
Family: Fabaceae
Genus: Derris
Species: D. trifoliata
Binomial name
Derris trifoliata
Lour.
Synonyms

Deguelia trifoliata (Lour.) Taub.
Derris uliginosa (Willd.) Benth.
Pongamia uliginosa (Willd.) DC.
Robinia uliginosa Willd.

Derris trifoliata is a plant species in the genus Derris.

The rotenoid 6aα,12aα-12a-hydroxyelliptone can be found in the stems of D. trifoliata.[1]

The larvae of Hasora hurama feed on D. trifoliata.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Ito, C; Itoigawa, M; Kojima, N; Tan, HT; Takayasu, J; Tokuda, H; Nishino, H; Furukawa, H (January 2004). "Cancer chemopreventive activity of rotenoids from Derris trifoliata.". Planta Medica. 70 (1): 8–11. PMID 14765285. doi:10.1055/s-2004-815447. 

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