Calycophyllum spruceanum (Benth.), the Amazonian “Tree of Youth” Prolongs Longevity and Enhances Stress Resistance in Caenorhabditis. Calycophyllum spruceanum in the Germplasm Resources Information Network ( GRIN), U.S. Department of Agriculture Agricultural Research. Preferred Scientific Name; Calycophyllum spruceanum. Taxonomic Tree; Domain : Eukaryota; Kingdom: Plantae; Phylum: Spermatophyta.

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Calycophyloum of these species have not even been cataloged, and yet are already at imminent risk of extinction. Retrieved 7 May Retrieved from ” https: Screening of extracts of leaves and stems of Psychotria spp. Worldwide Ethnomedical Spruceanmu Amazonia as a contraceptive, emollient and vulnerary; for burns, cuts, diabetes, fungal infections, skin parasites, and wounds Brazil for age spots, cuts, diabetes, eye infections, ovarian problems, scars, scrapes, skin fungi, skin parasites, skin problems, wrinkles, and wounds, and as an antioxidant and cosmetic Paraguay for diabetes Peru as an antiseptic, cicatrizant, contraceptive, emollient, hemostat, tonic, and vulnerary; for abscesses, age spots, anti-aging, bleeding, bruises, cancer, diabetes, eye infections, fibromas, fungal infections, infections skininsect bites, liver problems, malaria, ovarian disorders, pellegra, rashes, scabies, scars, skin parasites, skin problems, skin tumors, swelling, tumors, uterine cancer, wounds, and wrinkles Third-Party Published Research on Mulateiro Available third-party documentation and research on mulateiro be found at PubMed.

This page was last edited on 22 Marchat Apresenta folhas simples e pequenas flores brancas entre junho e julho. It can often be found near water as it can survive common periodic flooding in the region.

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They boil 1 kg of bark in 10 liters of water until 4 liters remain. Calycophyllum spruceanum in the Amazon Rainforest of Ecuador.

Used also as an antidiabetic and for eye infections. The Tropical Plant Database. Created by Leslie Taylor. Variation and correlations among stem growth and wood traits of Calycophjllum spruceanum Benth. This is an informational site only and no products are sold.

Even with proven photoprotective properties, research on C. Calycophyllum spruceanum [2] common name: Retrieved from ” https: The second edition of her book will be available in which will completely update the information for this plant.

In the Amazon a poultice made from the bark is used topically in treating cuts, wounds and burns and believed to have antifungal and wound-healing qualities. Silvae Geneticav.

Genetic variation in wood mechanical properties of Calycophyllum spruceanum at an early age in the Peruvian Amazon. Peruvian tribes also apply the powdered bark to fungal infections of the skin. Services on Demand Journal.

Its also thought to soothe insect bites and calycophhyllum bruising and swelling. It is believed that if this decoction is drunk every day about 5 ounces daily for three consecutive months that it is a “cure” for diabetes. Mesmo com propriedades fotoprotetoras comprovadas, C. Wood and Fiber Sciencev. Calycophyllum is a small genus with only about 6 species calycoophyllum through tropical America; all are medium-sized to large trees. No Brasil, inclui mais de 2. Popularly known as mulateiro, the species is often prescribed in ethnomedicine for healing and vitality, and is also used to control skin patches.

Sprucranum the botany, ethnopharmacology, and chemistry of Calycophyllum spruceanum Benth. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. The resin is used for abscesses, and skin tumors.

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The older the tree, the more of its bark will be unpeeled, creeping up its trunk. This page was last edited on 27 Novemberat As calycopyhllum requerem entre 6 e 8 meses para ser disponibilizadas para o plantio em local definitivo Maranho, Views Read Edit View history. Opera Botanica Belgica, British Homoeopathic Journalv.

In this paper, Calycophyllum spruceanum Benth. Only two studies have been published thus far on mulateiro.