MULTILINGUAL MULTISCRIPT PLANT NAME DATABASE

Sorting Achyranthes names

Species on this page ( A = names approved by most authorities, s = approved as synonyms) :

 

(Bed) (Braj) (CRDP) (FAO)  (FDAM) (Flcyb) (GCW) (GRIN) V (IPNI) (ISF) (ISTA) (JA) (JSent) (LibHerb) (Mansf) (MMPND) (Mrkv) (Nep) (Pan) (Prosea) (SavMark) (Smit)   (SwedMus) (USDA) (Wang) (W3Trop) (Yasu)

 


Achyranthes aspera L.

CHINESE :   粗毛牛膝   Cu mao niu xi, 土牛膝   Tu niu xi   

ENGLISH : Devil's horsewhip, Prickly chaff-flower.

HINDI : Latkana.

SANSKRIT : Apamarga.

TAMIL : Naayuruvi, Naayuruvi vaer.


Achyranthes aspera L. var. argentea (Thwaites) J. D. Hooker

SYNONYM(S) : Achyranthes argentea Thwaites, Achyranthes aspera L. var. argentea C. B. Clarke

CHINESE :   银毛土牛膝  Yin mao tu niu xi ?

 


Achyranthes aspera L. var. aspera

SYNONYM(S) : Achyranthes indica (L.) Mill.

CHINESE :    土牛膝   Tu niu xi (yuan bian zhong) ?

 

 


Achyranthes aspera L. var. indica L. -> Achyranthes indica (L.) Mill.

 


Achyranthes aspera L. var. rubrofusca (Wight) J. D. Hooker

SYNONYM(S) : Achyranthes rubrofusca Wight

CHINESE :  He ye tu niu xi,   紅褐粗毛牛膝  Hong he cu mao niu xi,    牛膝  Niu xi,        台灣牛膝  Tai wan niu xi,   紫莖牛膝   Zi ying niu xi.


Achyranthes aspera L. var. sicula L.

SYNONYM(S) : Achyranthes argentea Lam.

 


Achyranthes indica (L.) Mill.

SYNONYM(S) : Achyranthes aspera L. var. indica L., Achyranthes aspera L. var. obtusifolia (Lam.) Suess. , Achyranthes obtusifolia Lamarck.

CHINESE :   钝叶土牛膝   Dun ye tu niu xi,  鈍頭牛膝  (Taiwan),   印度牛膝  Yin du niu xi.

 

USDA - GRIN consider this as a synonym of var. aspera.


Achyranthes japonica (Miq.) Nakai

CHINESE :  
日本牛膝,   尖葉牛膝.


Achyranthes longifolia (Makino) Makino

CHINESE :   柳叶牛膝,  柳葉牛膝.


Achyranthes longifolia (Makino) Makino f.  rubra Ho 

 CHINESE :   红柳叶牛膝.

 

 

HOW TO CITE THIS PAGE / COLLECTION OF RECORDS

Porcher Michel H. et al. 1995 - 2020, Sorting Achyranthes Names. Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database - A Work in Progress. Institute of Land & Food Resources. The University of Melbourne. Australia. < http://gmr.landfood.unimelb.edu.au/Plantnames/Sorting/Achyranthes.html > (2004).

 

 REFERENCES
General Bibliography

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REFERENCES
Online

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REFERENCES
Specific & complementary

 

Anonymous, 2004, List of Non-Timber  Forest Produce of Tamil Nadu. Commonly Traded Plants. < http://members.fortunecity.com/svrrajah/research/projects/medicinal%20plants/medicinal%20plants%20files/list%20of%20non-timber%20forest%20produce%20in%20tn.htm >.

eFloras.org, 2004, Flora of China, Online Floras. < http://www.efloras.org/index.aspx >.

USDA, ARS, National Genetic Resources Program. Germplasm Resources Information Network - (GRIN). [Online Database] National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. Available: http://www.ars-grin.gov/cgi-bin/npgs/html/taxdump.pl?Achyranthes (10 October 2004). (GRIN)

 

 

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