International Journal of Research in Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences

International Journal of Research in Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences


International Journal of Research in Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences
International Journal of Research in Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences
Vol. 2, Issue 3 (2017)

Studies on preliminary phytochemical analysis of some true mangrove species in Kerala


S Surya, N Hari

The mangrove plants examined, Acanthus ebracteatus Vahl., Acanthuus ilicifolius Linn., (Acanthaceae), Aegiceras corniculata (L.) Blanco., (Myrsinaceae), Avicennia marina (Forssk.) Vierh., Avicennia officinalis L., (Avicenniaceae), Bruguiera cylindrica (L.) Blume., Bruguiera gymnorrhiza ( L.) Lam., Bruguiera sexangula (Lour.) Poir., Kandelia candel (L.) Druce., Lumnitzera recemosa Willd., (Combretaceae) Rhizophora apiculata Blume., Rhizophora mucronata Lam., (Rhizophoraceae), Excoecaria agallocha L., (Euphorbiaceae), Sonneratia alba Sm., Sonneratia caseolaris (L.) Engl. (Sonneratiaceae). The current study was aimed to have investigation into the active metabolites of phytochemical analysis of the sequential extracts of all species leaves revealed the presence or absence of various bioactive components like alkaloids, flavonoids, tannin, terpenoids, saponins. reducing sugar, phenols, steroids and glycosids.
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S Surya, N Hari. Studies on preliminary phytochemical analysis of some true mangrove species in Kerala. International Journal of Research in Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences, Volume 2, Issue 3, 2017, Pages 15-17
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