Ericerus pela

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Historical Use of Ericerus pela

Ericerus pela in Traditional Chinese Medicine


Chinese Name (pinyin): Chongbaila

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Common Name  :Insect Wax

Specific Name  : Cera chinensis

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Description  : White or whitish masses, the surface smooth or slightly wrinkled, lustrous. Texture light, hard somewhat fragile, broken when rubbing, fracture stripe shaped or granular, odeour slighty and tasteless.Melting point: 82-85ºC Acid Value: Not more than 1 Saponification Value: 70-92 iodine Value: Not more than 9

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Action  : Excipient and lubricant for making pills and tablets.

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Dosage  : Preserve in well closed containers, stored in a cool place.

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1st Five Results: pubmed search

Liu Pengfei, Wang Weiwei, Ling Xiaofei, Lu Qin, Zhang Jinwen, He Rui, Chen Hang
Regulation of Hormone-Related Genes in Ericerus pela (Hemiptera: Coccidae) for Dimorphic Metamorphosis.
J. Insect Sci.: 2019, 19(5);
[PubMed:31612946] [] [DOI] (I p)

Pu Yang, Shuhui Yu, Junjun Hao, Wei Liu, Zunling Zhao, Zengrong Zhu, Tao Sun, Xueqing Wang, Qisheng Song
Genome sequence of the Chinese white wax scale insect Ericerus pela: the first draft genome for the Coccidae family of scale insects.
Gigascience: 2019, 8(9);
[PubMed:31518402] [] [DOI] (I p)

Qian Qi, Pin Lv, Xiao-Ming Chen, Hang Chen, Ming-Shun Chen, Pu Yang
Sexual Dimorphism in Wax Secretion Offers Ecological Adaptability During Ericerus pela (Hemiptera: Coccidae) Evolution.
Environ. Entomol.: 2019, 48(2);410-418
[PubMed:30759210] [] [DOI] (I p)

Tao Sun, Xue-Qing Wang, Zun-Ling Zhao, Shu-Hui Yu, Pu Yang, Xiao-Ming Chen
A Lethal Fungus Infects the Chinese White Wax Scale Insect and Causes Dramatic Changes in the Host Microbiota.
Sci Rep: 2018, 8(1);5324
[PubMed:29593315] [] [DOI] (I e)

Jinju Ma, Liyi Ma, Zhongquan Zhang, Kai Li, Youqiong Wang, Xiaoming Chen, Hong Zhang
In vivo evaluation of insect wax for hair growth potential.
PLoS ONE: 2018, 13(2);e0192612
[PubMed:29438422] [] [DOI] (I e)



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