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  • Duke, J.A. 1985. CRC Handbook of Medicinal Herbs. 677 pp. Boca Raton, Florida: CRC Press.
  • Fanshawe, D.B. 1950. Forest Products of British Guiana. Part II. Minor Forest Products. 81 pp. Forestry Bulletin No. 2 (New Series). Forest Department, British Guiana.
  • Grenand, P., Moretti, C. and H. Jacquemin. 1987. Pharmacopées Traditionnelles en Guyane: Créoles, Palikur, Wayapi. 569 pp. Paris: Editions de l'ORSTOM.
  • Heckel, E. 1897. Les Plantes Médicinales et Toxiques de la Guyane Francaise. 93 pp. Macon, France: Protat Freres.
  • Histoire des Plantes de la Guiane Françoise pl. 296. 1775. (Jun-Dec 1775) (Hist. Pl. Guiane)
  • Isotype: Spruce, R. 1860. J. Linn. Soc., Bot. 4: 125.
  • Johnston, M. and A. Colquhoun. 1996. Preliminary ethnobotanical survey of Kurupukari: an Amerindian settlement of central Guyana. Economic Botany 50 (2) : 182-194.
  • Lima,H.C. de. 1989. A Checklist of the Dipterygeae species. Manuscript doc.
  • May, A.F. 1982. Surinaams Kruidenboek (Sranan Oso Dresi). 80 pp. Paramaribo, Surinam: Vaco; and Zutphen, The Netherlands: De Walburg Pers.
  • Mennega, E.A., Tammens-de Rooij, W.C.M. and M.J. Jansen-Jacobs, eds. 1988. Check-list of Woody Plants of Guyana. 281 pp. Ede, The Netherlands: Tropenbos Foundation.
  • Nakano, T., Tori, K. and Y. Yoshimura. 1979. New isoflavones from the bark of Dipteryx odorata. Revista Latinoamericana de Quimica 10(1): 17-19.
  • Plotkin, M.J. 1986. Ethnobotany and Conservation of the Tropical Forest with Special Reference to the Indians of Southern Suriname. 402 pp. Ph.D. Dissertation. Tufts University.
  • Robertson,S.A. 1989. Flowering Plants of Seychelles. Kew
  • Roskov Y.R., Bisby F.A. (†), Zarucchi J.L. & White R.J. (eds) (2013). ILDIS World Database of Legumes (version 10.04, Sep 2012). In: Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life, 11th March 2013 (Roskov Y., Kunze T., Paglinawan L., Orrell T., Nicolson D., Culham A., Bailly N., Kirk P., Bourgoin T., Baillargeon G., Hernandez F., De Wever A., eds). Digital resource at Species 2000: Reading, UK.
  • Schultes, R.E. and R.F. Raffauf. 1990. The Healing Forest: Medicinal and Toxic Plants of the Northwest Amazonia. 484 pp. Portland, Oregon: Dioscorides Press.
  • Stutz,L.-C. & Spichiger,R. 1982. Candollea 37(1):17-62 Cesalp.y Fab.Arbor.Jenaro Herrera


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