Achyranthes javanica (Burm.f.) Pers.. Syn. 1: (); Aerva javanica (Burm.f. ) Juss., Ann. Mus. Hist. Nat. (), comb. inval. Aerva javanica (Burm. f.) Juss. ex J.A. Schultes, Syst. Veg. ed 5: Boiss., Fl. Or. ; Hook. f., Fl. Brit. Ind. Burkill, H.M. The useful plants of west tropical Africa, Vol 1. Names. Aerva javanica (Burm. f.) Juss. [family AMARANTHACEAE]. Aerva tomentosa Forssk.

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It has numerous leaves, ovate to lanceolate, x mm, alternate and white to grey.

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Datasheet Description Click on the “Nutritional aspects” tab for recommendations for ruminants, pigs, poultry, rabbits, horses, fish and crustaceans. The University of Queensland. Katerniaghat Wildlife Sanctuary, a tropical moist javanifa forest along the Indo-Nepal boarder com Kapok bush Aerva javanica is very similar to some of the large group of native plants known as bottlewashers or mullamullas i.

The species uses C 4 carbon fixation. In any event, the source must be explicitly quoted. There are a also a couple of introduced weeds in eastern Australia that can be confused with kapok bush Aerva javanica.

Technology Biodiversity in India. State Herbarium of South Australia: Powered by the open source Biodiversity Informatics Platform. User Group specific search options Title. In Western Australia it tends to grow in sandy soils especially along drainage lines.



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Kapok bush Aerva javanica is also commonly associated with disturbed areas sush as ports, industrial areas and minesites in this part of Western Australia e. These bracts are narrow or egg-shaped jabanica outline i. Ethno-veterinary medicinal usage of flora of greater Cholistan desert, Pakistan.

In North-West Australia, a reseeding programme using kapok bush as a colonising species began in Found in poor, gravelly soil, scrub jungles and fallows from plains to m. Natural History Natural History Morphology. Kapok bush Aerva persicaaerial part, fresh. It is most common and widespread javanoca the northern and north-western parts of Western Australia particularly in the Kimberley and Pilbara regions.

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It was largely successful, with significant re-establishment of native grass species a few decades later Novelly et al. Observation specific search options Observed during. Plant and animal families Plant and animal species. Recent advances in desert afforestation, Dehradun, p. However, benefits to ecosystems not specific to humans are best treated under Risk statement what happens when the organism is removed. Fodder plants in the Sahel zone of Africa.

Click on images to enlarge. Wikimedia Commons has media related to Aerva javanica. Screening for antibacterial principle and activity javznica Aerva javanica Juss. Remember me Forgot password? Wanggalili; Yinjibarndi and Ngarluma Plants. In India, boiled seeds are fed to animals suffering from foot and mouth disease Mistry et al.

The small fruit are probably dispersed by animals and wind. However, they can be distinguished by their paired i. Drier parts of the tropics and subtropics of the old world. The portal will be unavailable all day on Sunday 23rd Dec for maintenance.


Other forage plants Forage plants. Describes the general appearance of the taxon; e. Western Australian Herbarium, Encyclopedia of Life EOL. Retrieved aerv January The diploid egg is unfertilized and forms the embryo. Cytogenetical studies on Aerva javanica Amaranthaceae. The plant is used in many medicinal applications. Check our website at www. The control methods referred to in this fact sheet should be used in accordance with the restrictions federal and state legislation, and local government laws directly or indirectly related to each control method.

They can have rounded or pointed tips i. Chemical constituents of Aerva javanica. A thin-walled urticle, irregularly rupturing; seed lenticular to reniform.

Aerva javanica has many uses in human and animal ethnomedicine. The seeds are used for stuffing pillows, use of which is believed to cure rheumatism xerva headaches. Studies on animal grazing preference and socio-economic impacts of animals on human population.