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Plant Details

Accepted name: 
Elaeis guineensis Jacq. [Arecaceae]
Source of taxonomy and confidence: 
World Checklist ( Three stars out of three )
Information about this plant: 
Non-scientific name: Class of name: Medicinal source:
african oil palm Other GRIN Report: World Economic Plants (Wiersema, 1999)
Herbs of Commerce (McGuffin et al., 2000)
U.S. FDA Substance Registration System (2016)
afrikanische ölpalme Other GRIN Report: World Economic Plants (Wiersema, 1999)
azeite-de-dendê Other Med. & Pois. Pl. N.E.Braz. (Agra et al., 2007)
Med. Pl. N.E.Brazil (Fátima Agra et al., 2008)
dendezeiro Other GRIN Report: World Economic Plants (Wiersema, 1999)
Med. & Pois. Pl. N.E.Braz. (Agra et al., 2007)
Med. Pl. N.E.Brazil (Fátima Agra et al., 2008)
dendê Other GRIN Report: World Economic Plants (Wiersema, 1999)
Herbs of Commerce (McGuffin et al., 2000)
Med. & Pois. Pl. N.E.Braz. (Agra et al., 2007)
Med. Pl. N.E.Brazil (Fátima Agra et al., 2008)
elaeis guineensis Other U.S. FDA Substance Registration System (2016)
U.S. Homeopathic Pharmacopoeia (HPUS, 2009)
eyin Other Handbook African Med. Pl. (Iwu, 1993)
fractionated palm kernel oil Other British Pharmacopoeia 2009, Vol. 4 (2008)
British Pharmacopoeia 2012, Vol. 4 (2011)
British Pharmacopoeia 2015, Vol. 4 (2014)
hydrogenated palm oil Other U.S. Pharmacopoeia USP 39 (2016)
irile Other Handbook African Med. Pl. (Iwu, 1993)
kelapa sawit Other GRIN Report: World Economic Plants (Wiersema, 1999)
kuaku Other Handbook African Med. Pl. (Iwu, 1993)
kwakwa Other Handbook African Med. Pl. (Iwu, 1993)
m'te Other Handbook African Med. Pl. (Iwu, 1993)
macaw-fat Other GRIN Report: World Economic Plants (Wiersema, 1999)
mawese (palm oil) Other Handbook African Med. Pl. (Iwu, 1993)
mchikichi Other GRIN Report: World Economic Plants (Wiersema, 1999)
medium-chain triglycerides Other British Pharmacopoeia 2015, Vol. 4 (2014)
nkwu Other Handbook African Med. Pl. (Iwu, 1993)
oil palm Other GRIN Report: World Economic Plants (Wiersema, 1999)
Handbook African Med. Pl. (Iwu, 1993)
oljepalm Other GRIN Report: World Economic Plants (Wiersema, 1999)
ope Other Handbook African Med. Pl. (Iwu, 1993)
orien Other Handbook African Med. Pl. (Iwu, 1993)
palm kernel oil Other U.S. Pharmacopoeia USP 32 (2008)
U.S. Pharmacopoeia USP 37 (2013)
U.S. Pharmacopoeia USP 39 (2016)
palm kernel oil (unhydrogenated) Other Food Chemicals Codex (USP, 2008)
palm oil Other U.S. Pharmacopoeia USP 37 (2013)
U.S. Pharmacopoeia USP 39 (2016)
palm oil (unhydrogenated) Other Food Chemicals Codex (USP, 2008)
palma africana Other GRIN Report: World Economic Plants (Wiersema, 1999)
palmeira-andim Other GRIN Report: World Economic Plants (Wiersema, 1999)
palmeira-do-azeite Other GRIN Report: World Economic Plants (Wiersema, 1999)
palmeira-do-dendê Other GRIN Report: World Economic Plants (Wiersema, 1999)
palmier a huile Other Handbook African Med. Pl. (Iwu, 1993)
palmier à huile Other GRIN Report: World Economic Plants (Wiersema, 1999)
palmier à huile d'afrique Other GRIN Report: World Economic Plants (Wiersema, 1999)
palmtree Other Handbook African Med. Pl. (Iwu, 1993)
triglycerida saturata media Pharmaceutical European Pharmacopoeia, 6th edn. (2007)
triglycerides, medium-chain Other European Pharmacopoeia, 6th edn. (2007)
udin Other Handbook African Med. Pl. (Iwu, 1993)
zukunnu Other Handbook African Med. Pl. (Iwu, 1993)
ölpalme Other GRIN Report: World Economic Plants (Wiersema, 1999)