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an·di·ra

(an-dī'ră),
The bark of Andira inermis, a leguminous tree of tropical America, used as an emetic, purgative, and anthelmintic.
Synonym(s): cabbage tree, worm bark
[West Indian native name]

cabbage tree

A tree from tropical America and West Africa, the bark of which has been used as a folk remedy to expel intestinal worms, as an antifungal and to kill fish in rivers. Given its toxicity, is not recommended in modern herbal medicine practice.

Toxic effects
Vomiting, fever, delirium, death.
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"The power of the choreography of Angelin Preljocaj lies in his openness--his art is deeply rooted in classical ballet tradition, he has always tried to be contemporary by using any shape that corresponds to the theme and era selected," said Dita Podskocija, Cultural Project Coordinator and Assistant Manager of French Institute in Riga, Latvia.
Superfamily CYCLOPYGOIDEA Linnarsson, 1869 Family NILEIDAE Angelin, 1854 Genus Psilocephalina Hsu, 1948
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