Australian New Crops Info 2016
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Listing of Interesting Plants of the World:

Nelumbium speciosum

 

 

This species name is described as Unresolved in The Plant List

 

This species has no synonyms in The Plant List

 

Common names:

Indian Lotus, Sacred Lotus, Bean Of India, Lotus

 

 

Trends (five databases) 1901-2013:
[Number of papers mentioning Nelumbium speciosum: 36]

 

 

Popularity of Nelumbium speciosum over time
[Left-hand Plot: Plot of numbers of papers mentioning Nelumbium speciosum (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 Nelumbium speciosum 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)] 

[For larger charts showing the numbers of papers that have mentioned this species over years, select this link; there are links to come back from there]

 

Keywords

[Total number of keywords included in the papers that mentioned this species: 68]

 

Antimicrobial (2), Aquatic macrophytes (2), Eruca sativa (2), India (2), Isothiocyanate (2), Seed oil (2), Sulforaphane (2), Abana (1), Accumulation (1), Aeration (1), Anoxia tolerance (1), Antioxidant (1), Aquatic plants (1), Armenia (1), ATPases (1), botany (1), Carambolim Lake (1), Convective ventilation (1), Depth (1), Detoxification (1), Diaphragm (1), Diurnal (1), Flavonoids (1), Flooding (1), Flux (1), Gas canals (1), Gas flow (1), Goa (1), HS/SPME/GC–MS (1), HS/SPME/GC–MS (1), Isoproterenol (1), lakes (1), Lipids (1), Marutham (1), Meniscus (1), Methane (1), Mice (1), Myocardial infarction (1), N. nucifera (1), Nighttime (1), Oxygen (1), Oxygen shortage (1), Oxygen stress (1), pharmacological (1), phytochemical (1), Plant extract (1), Plant Science and Plant Products (1), plants (1), Pollution (1), ponds (1), Pressure-flow (1), Pressurised ventilation (1), Radiation (1), Rhizome (1), Sevan Lake (1), Survival (1), therapeutic (1), Topical formulation (1), Toxic metals (1), Toxicity (1), Viscosity (1)

 

[If all keywords are not here (as indicated by .....), they can be accessed from this link; there are links to come back from there]

 

 

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]

 

aquatic (80.74), medicinal (5.36), oilseed/fat (2.62), pesticide (2.31), timber (1.34), fruit (1.06), weed (0.80), ornamental (0.68), cereal (0.34), nutraceutical (0.34)…..

 

[To see the full list of crop use/product outcomes, from searching abstracts of the papers that have mentioned this species, select this link; details of the analysis process have also been included; there are links to come back from there]

 

 

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]

 

Sharma BR, Gautam LNS, Adhikari D and Karki R (2017) A Comprehensive Review on Chemical Profiling of Nelumbo Nucifera: Potential for Drug Development. Phytotherapy Research 31, 3-26. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/ptr.5732

Zhu F (2017) Structures, properties, and applications of lotus starches. Food Hydrocolloids 63, 332-348. //www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0268005X1630385X

Variya BC, Bakrania AK and Patel SS (2016) Emblica officinalis (Amla): A review for its phytochemistry, ethnomedicinal uses and medicinal potentials with respect to molecular mechanisms. Pharmacological Research 111, 180-200. //www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S1043661816301578

Vijayakumar S, Morvin Yabesh JE, Prabhu S, Manikandan R and Muralidharan B (2015) Quantitative ethnomedicinal study of plants used in the Nelliyampathy hills of Kerala, India. Journal of Ethnopharmacology 161, 238-254. //www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0378874114008770

 

 

References 1901-2013 (and links to abstracts):
[Number of papers mentioning Nelumbium speciosum: 36; Any undated papers have been included at the end]

 

Franchi GG, Piotto B, Nepi M, Baskin CC, Baskin JM and Pacini E (2011) Pollen and seed desiccation tolerance in relation to degree of developmental arrest, dispersal, and survival. J. Exp. Bot. 62, 5267-5281.  http://jxb.oxfordjournals.org/cgi/content/abstract/62/15/5267

Khoobchandani M, Ojeswi BK, Ganesh N, Srivastava MM, Gabbanini S, Matera R, Iori R and Valgimigli L (2010) Antimicrobial properties and analytical profile of traditional Eruca sativa seed oil: Comparison with various aerial and root plant extracts. Food Chemistry 120, 217-224.  http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0308814609011893

Mukherjee PK, Mukherjee D, Maji AK, Rai S and Heinrich M (2009) The sacred lotus (Nelumbo nucifera)– phytochemical and therapeutic profile. Journal of Pharmacy and Pharmacology 61, 407-422.  http://dx.doi.org/10.1211/jpp.61.04.0001

(2008) Plant index. Fitoterapia 79, 619-623.  http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0367326X08002190

Hangloo RL (2008) Agricultural Technology in Kashmir (A.D. 1600 to 1900). The Medieval History Journal 11, 63-99.  http://mhj.sagepub.com/cgi/content/abstract/11/1/63

Prince PSM, Suman S, Devika PT and Vaithianathan M (2008) Cardioprotective effect of ‘Marutham’ a polyherbal formulation on isoproterenol induced myocardial infarction in Wistar rats. Fitoterapia 79, 433-438.  http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0367326X08000920

Vardanyan LG and Ingole BS (2006) Studies on heavy metal accumulation in aquatic macrophytes from Sevan (Armenia) and Carambolim (India) lake systems. Environment International 32, 208-218.  http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0160412005001856

Di Mambro VM and Fonseca MJ (2005) Assays of physical stability and antioxidant activity of a topical formulation added with different plant extracts. J Pharm Biomed Anal 37, 287-95.

Di Mambro VM and Fonseca MJV (2005) Assays of physical stability and antioxidant activity of a topical formulation added with different plant extracts. Journal of Pharmaceutical and Biomedical Analysis 37, 287-295.  http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0731708504005564

A.G K (2004) Chapter 7 - Mycotrophy and Its Significance in Wetland Ecology and Wetland Management. In ‘Wetlands Ecosystems in Asia’ (Ed.^(Eds Wong MH) pp. 95-114. (Elsevier: Amsterdam). http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/B9780444516916500107

Baliga MS, Jagetia GC, Venkatesh P, Reddy R and Ulloor JN (2004) Radiprotective effect of abana, a polyherbal drug following total body irradiation. Br. J. Radiol. 77, 1027-1035.  http://bjr.birjournals.org/cgi/content/abstract/77/924/1027

Jagetia GC, Baliga MS, Aruna R, Rajanikant GK and Jain V (2003) Effect of abana (a herbal preparation) on the radiation-induced mortality in mice. Journal of Ethnopharmacology 86, 159-165.  http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0378874103000370

Daniel Z (2001) Domestication of Crop Plants. In ‘Encyclopedia of Biodiversity’ (Ed.^(Eds Editor-in-Chief:   Simon AL) pp. 217-227. (Elsevier: New York). http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/B0122268652000791

Ushimaru T, Kanematsu S, Katayama M and Tsuji H (2001) Antioxidative enzymes in seedlings of Nelumbo nucifera germinated under water. Physiol Plant 112, 39-46.

Blaylock AJ and Seymour RS (2000) Diaphragmatic nets prevent water invasion of gas canals in Nelumbo nucifera. Aquatic Botany 67, 53-59.  http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S030437709900087X

Musselman RC and Minnick TJ (2000) Nocturnal stomatal conductance and ambient air quality standards for ozone. Atmospheric Environment 34, 719-733.  http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S1352231099003556

Grosse W, Armstrong J and Armstrong W (1996) A history of pressurised gas-flow studies in plants. Aquatic Botany 54, 87-100.  http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/0304377096010376

Wolfgang Ge (1996) Pressurised ventilation in floating-leaved aquatic macrophytes. Aquatic Botany 54, 137-150.  http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/0304377096010418

Kumar DS and Prabhakar YS (1987) On the ethnomedical significance of the arjun tree, Terminalia arjuna (Roxb.) Wight & Arnot. Journal of Ethnopharmacology 20, 173-190.  http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/0378874187900869

Mishra RC and Dwivedi RS (1983) Seasonal variation in the phylloplane mycoflora of hydrophytes in a subtropical lake. Acta botanica Indica. 11, 28-31.

Esau K (1975) The Phloem of Nelumbo nucifera Gaertn. Ann. Bot. 39, 901-913.  http://aob.oxfordjournals.org/cgi/content/abstract/39/4/901

Khan AG (1974) The Occurrence of Mycorrhizas in Halophytes, Hydrophytes and Xerophytes, and of Endogone Spores in Adjacent Soils. Microbiology 81, 7-14.  http://mic.sgmjournals.org/cgi/content/abstract/81/1/7

(1971) References. Review of Palaeobotany and Palynology 12, 7-188.  http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0034666771800015

Vy T (1971) Nutritional value and corn position in foodstuffs of the diet of the Vietnamese rural adult. Am J Clin Nutr 24, 38-40.  http://www.ajcn.org

Sankara Subramanian S, Joseph KJ and Nair AGR (1969) Flavonoids of nelumbium speciosum. Phytochemistry 8, 674.  http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0031942200854229

Sankara-Subramanian S, Joseph KJ and Nair AGR (1969) Flavonoids of Nelumbium speciosum. Phytochemistry 8, 3.

J.T W (1967) Chapter 10 Nuphar Alkaloids. In ‘The Alkaloids: Chemistry and Physiology’ (Ed.^(Eds Manske RHF) pp. 441-465. (Academic Press). http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S1876081308602067

Bidyadhar NK (1941) PRINCIPLES OF SUSRUTIAN OCULAR THERAPY INTERPRETED IN THE LIGHT OF MODERN OPHTHALMIC SCIENCE: WITH A BRIEF STUDY ON THE EVOLUTION OF OCULAR THERAPEUTICS FROM THE PREHISTORIC AGE UP TO THE MODERN PERIOD. Arch Ophthal 25, 582-628.  http://archopht.ama-assn.org

Bensly E (1911) QUEEN ELIZABETH AT BISHOP’S STORTFORD. Notes and Queries s11-IV, 72-d-.  http://nq.oxfordjournals.org

Courtney WP (1911) ‘DAVID HUGHSON’: EDWARD AND DAVID PUGH. Notes and Queries s11-IV, 70-e-72.  http://nq.oxfordjournals.org

L. L K (1911) QUEEN ELIZABETH AT BISHOP’S STORTFORD. Notes and Queries s11-IV, 72-e-73.  http://nq.oxfordjournals.org

L. L. K. (1911) QUEEN ELIZABETH AT BISHOP’S STORTFORD. Notes and Queries s11-IV, 72-e-73.  http://nq.oxfordjournals.org

Moreton RL (1911) MITRES AT CORONATIONS. Notes and Queries s11-IV, 72-a-.  http://nq.oxfordjournals.org

Pickering JEL (1911) THE LOTUS AND INDIA. Notes and Queries s11-IV, 72-b-.  http://nq.oxfordjournals.org

Swithin (1911) THE LOTUS AND INDIA. Notes and Queries s11-IV, 72-c-.  http://nq.oxfordjournals.org

Vines SH (1903) Proteolytic Enzymes in Plants (II). Ann. Bot. os-17, 597-616.  http://aob.oxfordjournals.org

(1895) The Croonian Lectures, BEING A CONTRIBUTION TO THE HISTORY OF THE RESPIRATION OF MAN. The Lancet 145, 1561-1564.  http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0140673601908244

(1894) MEMORABILIA BOTANICA, II: A JOURNEY INTO THE TROPICS. Science ns-23, 115-118.  http://www.sciencemag.org

Groom P (1892) NO.3. ON THE EMBRYO OF PETROSAVIA, BECCARI. Ann. Bot. os-6, 380-a-382.  http://aob.oxfordjournals.org

Shah JJ and James MR (1892) No. 2. On A MONSTROUS FLOWER OF NELUMBIUM SPECIOSUM, WILD

Observations on Companion Cells and Specialized Phloem Parenchyma Cells of Nelumbo nucifera Gaertn. Ann. Bot. os-6, 380-.  http://aob.oxfordjournals.org http://aob.oxfordjournals.org/cgi/content/abstract/33/1/185

(1889) BOTANICAL NECROLOGY FOR 1889. Ann. Bot. os-3, 449-a-495.  http://aob.oxfordjournals.org

Firth CH (1887) LETTER OF COL. HUTCHINSON. Notes and Queries s7-III, 25-b-.  http://nq.oxfordjournals.org

J. B S (1887) CHARLOTTE BRONTE’S IRISH LOVER. Notes and Queries s7-III, 25-d-26.  http://nq.oxfordjournals.org

J. B. S. (1887) CHARLOTTE BRONTE’S IRISH LOVER. Notes and Queries s7-III, 25-d-26.  http://nq.oxfordjournals.org

MARSHALL E (1887) JIMPLECUTE: DISGRUNTLED: SCARPOLOGY. Notes and Queries s7-III, 25-c-.  http://nq.oxfordjournals.org

Marshall ED (1887) JIMPLECUTE: DISGRUNTLED: SCARPOLOGY. Notes and Queries s7-III, 25-c-.  http://nq.oxfordjournals.org

Newberry PE (1887) THE LILY OF SCRIPTURE. Notes and Queries s7-III, 25-a-.  http://nq.oxfordjournals.org

Biswas TK and Mukherjee B (1857) Reports of Societies

Plant Medicines of Indian Origin for Wound Healing Activity: A Review. BMJ s4-1, 815-818.  http://www.bmj.com http://ijl.sagepub.com/cgi/content/abstract/2/1/25

Franchi GG, Piotto B, Nepi M, Baskin CC, Baskin JM and Pacini E Pollen and seed desiccation tolerance in relation to degree of developmental arrest, dispersal, and survival. J. Exp. Bot. 62, 5267-5281.  http://jxb.oxfordjournals.org/cgi/content/abstract/62/15/5267

Khoobchandani M, Ojeswi BK, Ganesh N, Srivastava MM, Gabbanini S, Matera R, Iori R and Valgimigli L Antimicrobial properties and analytical profile of traditional Eruca sativa seed oil: Comparison with various aerial and root plant extracts. Food Chemistry 120, 217-224.  http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0308814609011893

Scarpa A and Guerci A Depigmenting procedures and drugs employed by melanoderm populations. Journal of Ethnopharmacology 19, 17-66.  http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/037887418790136X

 


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