This species is usually known as:
This species has also been known as:
Kallstroemia caribaea, Kallstroemia glabrata, Kallstroemia longipes, Tribulus caribaea, Tribulus glabrata, Tribulus longipes, Tribulus pubescens
[Number of papers mentioning Kallstroemia pubescens: 8]
Popularity of Kallstroemia pubescens over time
[Left-hand Plot: Plot of numbers of papers mentioning Kallstroemia pubescens (histogram and left hand axis scale of left-hand plot) and line of best fit, 1901 to 2013 (equation and % variation accounted for in box); Right-hand Plot: Plot of a proportional micro index, derived from numbers of papers mentioning Kallstroemia pubescens as a proportion (scaled by multiplying by one million) of the approximate total number of papers available in databases for that year (frequency polygon and left-hand axis scale of right-hand plot) and line of best fit, 1901 to 2013 (equation and % variation accounted for in box)]
[Total number of keywords included in the papers that mentioned this species: 28]
13C NMR (1), kallstroemia pubescens (3), callus (2), binucleate cells (1), cell biology (1), chemical composition (1), chromosome number (1), composition (1), culture media (1), cytogenetic analysis (1), diosgenin (1), diosgenin glycosides (1), enzyme immunoassay of diosgenin (1), epimeric mixture identification (1), genetic variation (1), genotype (1), Kallstroemia tribuloides (1), organogenesis (1), plant biochemistry (1), plant physiology (1), ploidy (1), spirostanes (1), steroidal sapogenin (1), tissue culture (1), Zygophyllaceae (1)
Most likely scope for
crop use/product (%):
[Please note: When there are only a few papers mentioning a species, care should be taken with the interpretation of these crop use/product results; as well, a mention may relate to the use of a species, or the context in which it grows, rather than a product]
Insufficient data to carry out a crop use/product analysis
Recent mentions of
this species in the literature:
[since 2012, with links to abstracts; The references from 1901-2013 which have been used for the trend, keyword and crop use/product analyses below, are listed below these references]
Villaseñor JL (2016) Checklist of the native vascular plants of Mexico. Revista Mexicana de Biodiversidad 87, 559-902. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S1870345316300707
References 1901-2013 (and
links to abstracts):
[Number of papers mentioning Kallstroemia pubescens: 8; Any undated papers have been included at the end]
Mahato SB (1991) Glycosides, saponins and sapogenins. In ‘Second Supplements to the 2nd Edition of Rodd’s Chemistry of Carbon Compounds’ (Ed.^(Eds Malcolm S) pp. 509-554. (Elsevier: Amsterdam). http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/B9780444533470500847
Filho JMB, Medeiros DF, Fatima Agra MD and Bhattacharyya J (1989) Spirostanes of Kallstroemia tribuloides: identification of C-25 epimers in mixture by 13C NMR spectroscopy. Phytochemistry 28, 1985-1986. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0031942200979032
Sengupta J, Mitra GC and Sharma AK (1987) Study of chromosomes in two callus lines and in regenerated plants of Kallstroemia pubescens (G. Don) Dandy. Cytologia. 52, 767-770.
Sarkar M and Mahato SB (1984) Homogeneous enzyme immunoassay of diosgenin and its glycosides. Analytical Biochemistry 136, 168-174. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/0003269784903191
Datta SK, Datta K and Chattopadhyay S (1983) Pharmacognosy of Kallstroemia pubescens, a potential source of diosgenin. Tropical plant science research., 4.
Khanna KR, Srivastava SN, Dixit BS and Singh SP (1981) Kallstroemia pubescens as diosgenin yielding crop. Indian journal of pharmaceutical sciences. 43, 172-175.
Mahato SB, Sahu NP and Roy SK (1981) High-performance liquid chromatographic method for the determination of diosgenin in plants. Journal of Chromatography A 206, 169-173. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0021967300826217
Ewusie JY and Quaye EC (1977) DIURNAL PERIODICITY IN SOME COMMON FLOWERS. New Phytologist 78, 479-485. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1469-8137.1977.tb04854.x
Sengupta J Organogenetic and cytological studies of Kallstroemia pubescens callus culture. Proceedings of National Symposium on Applied Biotechnology of Medicinal Aromatic and Timber Yielding Plants : held on 12th & 13th January 1984, [chief editor, P.C. Datta]. 275-279.
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