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Aleurites

a genus of the plant family Euphorbiaceae. Plants may contain toxic albumins, saponins, diterpenes; cause hemorrhagic enteritis and profuse diarrhea. Includes A. fordii (tung oil tree), A. moluccana (candlenut tree), A. montana (mu tree), A. triloba (A. moluccana), A. trisperma.
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Table - 4 Indonesia's 1997 spices production by type of plantation (Tons) Spices Smallholders' State-owned plantation plantation - Pepper 49,500 100 - Ginger 80,345 0 - Vanilla 2,021 0 - Cinnamon 36,918 0 - Cardamom 1,421 0 - Nutmeg 18,245 5 - Aleurites 69,776 0 moluccana - Lemongrass 562 0 Spices Private Total plantation - Pepper -- 49,600 - Ginger 3 80,348 - Vanilla 24 2,045 - Cinnamon 9 36,927 - Cardamom 0 1,421 - Nutmeg 60 18,310 - Aleurites 0 69,776 moluccana - Lemongrass 8 570
This was particularly evident in the genus Aleurites, Beilschmiedia and Endiandra, all important Aboriginal foods.
00 (Safflower) seed oil Aleurites moluccana seed oil 2.