Jaborandi

Langer Pfeffer oder Piper longum
Kategorien: Medizinalpflanze
Pilocarpus (Wikipedia)

Pilocarpus
Pilocarpus pennatifolius - Köhler–s Medizinal-Pflanzen-238.jpg
Paraguay Jaborandi (Pilocarpus pennatifolius)
Scientific classification e
Kingdom:Plantae
Clade:Tracheophytes
Clade:Angiosperms
Clade:Eudicots
Clade:Rosids
Order:Sapindales
Family:Rutaceae
Subfamily:Zanthoxyloideae
Genus:Pilocarpus
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Species

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Pilocarpus is a genus of about 13 species of plants belonging to the family Rutaceae, native to the Neotropics of South America. Various species are important pharmacologically as a source of the parasympathomimetic alkaloid pilocarpine. Many of the species have the common name jaborandi.

Jaborandi (Wiktionary)

English

Wikispecies

Etymology

Portuguese jaborandi

Noun

jaborandi (plural jaborandis)

  1. Any of several species of the genus Pilocarpus of plants, some of which are important medicinally.

Derived terms

  • jaborine

Translations


Portuguese

Alternative forms

  • jaborandy (obsolete)

Etymology

From Old Tupi.

Pronunciation

  • (Brazil) IPA(key): /ʒa.bo.ɾɐ̃.ˈd͡ʒi/
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