Taxon: Argyreia nervosa (Burm. f.) Bojer

 
Genus: Argyreia
Family: Convolvulaceae
      Tribe: Ipomoeeae
Nomen number: 3968
Place of publication: Hortus maurit. 224. 1837
Name Verified on: 03-Sep-2002 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 03-Sep-2002
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 2 in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental (fide Dict Gard)
  • Medicines: folklore (fide CRC MedHerbs ed2; Herbs Commerce ed2)
  • Social: hallucinogen (fide J Psychoact Drugs 15:251-259. 1983)

Distributional Range:

    Native:

  • Asia-Tropical

    • Indian Subcontinent: India

  • Cultivated:

    . widely cult.

References:

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  • Backer, C. A. & R. C. Bakhuizen van den Brink, Jr. Flora of Java. 1963-1968 (F Java)
  • Berhaut, J. Flore illustrée du Senegal. 1971- (F Senegal)
  • Bhandari, M. M. Flora of the Indian desert. 1978 (F IndDes)
  • Chinese Academy of Sciences Flora reipublicae popularis sinicae. 1959- (F China)
  • Council of Scientific and Industrial Research, India 1985. The wealth of India: a dictionary of Indian raw materials and industrial products. Raw materials (revised edition). New Delhi. 1985-1992 (Wealth India RM ed2) 1:418-419.
  • Dassanayake, M. D. & F. R. Fosberg, eds. A revised handbook to the flora of Ceylon. 1980- (F Ceylon)
  • Duke, J. A. CRC Handbook of medicinal herbs. 1985 (CRC MedHerbs)
  • Duke, J. A. et al. CRC Handbook of medicinal herbs. 2002 (CRC MedHerbs ed2)
  • Erhardt, W. et al. Der große Zander: Enzyklopädie der Pflanzennamen. 2008 (Zander Ency)
  • Hanelt, P., ed. Mansfeld's encyclopedia of agricultural and horticultural crops. Volumes 1-6. 2001 (Mansf Ency)
  • Hara, H. et al. An enumeration of the flowering plants of Nepal. 1978-1982 (L Nepal)
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  • McGuffin, M., J. T. Kartesz, A. Y. Leung, & A. O. Tucker Herbs of commerce, ed. 2. 2000 (Herbs Commerce ed2)
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  • Pullaiah, T. et al. Flora of Andhra Pradesh (India). 1997-1998 (F Andhra Prad)
  • Shawcross, W. E. 1983. Recreational use of ergoline alkaloids from Argyreia nervosa J. Psychoact. Drugs 15:251-259.
  • St. John, H. List and summary of the flowering plants in the Hawaiian islands. 1973 (L Hawaii)
  • Staples, G. W. 1996. pers. comm. (pers. comm.)
  • Steenis, C. G. G. J. van, ed. Flora malesiana. 1948- (F Males)
  • Terrell, E. E. et al. Agric. Handb. no. 505. 1986 (AH 505)
  • Verma, D. M. et al. (vol. 1); V. Mudgal et al. (vol. 2) Flora Madhya Pradesh. 1993- (F Madhya Prad)
  • Wiersema, J. H. & B. León World economic plants: a standard reference (on-line edition) [medicinal plants only]. (World Econ Pl Med)
  • Woodson, R. E. & R. W. Schery, eds. Flora of Panama. 1943-1980 (F Panama)
  • Wu Zheng-yi & P. H. Raven et al., eds. Flora of China (English edition). 1994- (F ChinaEng)

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  • Seeds: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image