Anamirta (Sturtevant, 1919)

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Sturtevant, Notes on edible plants, 1919
Anamirta (Sturtevant, 1919)

Anamirta paniculata

Anamirta paniculata Colebr. Menispermaceae. East Indies. A strong, climbing shrub found in the eastern part of the Indian Peninsula and Malay Islands. From this plant is produced a deleterious drug illegally used in England to impart bitterness to beer. [1]

  1. Masters, M. T. Treas. Bot. 1:58. 1870. (A. cocculus)