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Does anybody know what are the medicinal uses or any other ethnobotanical uses of Coccinia grandis?
If you know websites containing any information about Coccinia grandis please link to them.
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I didn't find in Dr. Duke's database, any information about the uses of Coccinia grandis
Here is some basic information about Coccinia grandis.

 

Coccinia grandis basic info
Scientific Name: Coccinia grandis (L.) Voigt.
Family: Cucurbitaceae.
Genus: Coccinia.
Common names in English: little gourd.
For common names of Coccinia grandis in different languages - See link
Description: Coccinia grandis, the ivy gourd, also known as baby watermelon, little gourd, gentleman\'s toes, tindora, or (misleadingly) gherkin, is a tropical vine. It is also known as Cephalandra indica, Kovakka, and Coccinia indica. - for more info about Coccinia grandis See link

 

 

Coccinia grandis in other websites
Coccinia grandis common names, economics importance, distributional range and more in the USDA GRIN website - See link.
Search PubMed (US National Library of Medicine National Institutes of Health) for academic researches with the search term Coccinia grandis - See link.
See if there is something in Youtube on the term Coccinia grandis - See link.

 

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