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Dr. Duke's Phytochemical and Ethnobotanical databases facilitate in-depth plant, chemical, bioactivity, and ethnobotany searches using scientific or common names. Search results can be downloaded in PDF or spreadsheet form. Of interest to pharmaceutical, nutritional, and biomedical research, as well alternative therapies and herbal products.


Key: A= Biological Activity C= Chemical E= Ethnobotany Plant P= Plant S= Syndrome U= Ethnobotany Use
E Cucurbita moschata (Giraumont; Nan Kua; Qabagh; Calabaza; Waluh; Kado; Wo Kua)
E Myristica fragrans (Nux Moschata)
E Rosa moschata (Musk Rode)
E Achillea moschata (Ivaurt; Moschuskraut; Misk Civanpercemi)
E Malva moschata (Malva Almizclada)
P Cucurbita foetidissima (Buffalo Gourd)
P Cucurbita maxima (Pumpkin)
P Cucurbita pepo (Pumpkin)
P Cucurbita spp (Summer Squash)
E Cucurbita pepo (Kulakah; Shijar; Kabak; Qabagh; Labu ayer (Water gourd); Kurbis; Calabacera; Pimpkin; Lacayote)
E Cucurbita maxima (Shijar Askalah; Abobora Menina; Kadola; Shijar; Zapallo)