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Table 2 Qualitative phytochemical analysis of P. jacquemontiana leaves methanol extract and its derived fractions

From: Phytochemical investigation and antimicrobial appraisal of Parrotiopsis jacquemontiana (Decne) Rehder

Phytochemical PJM PJH PJC PJE PJB PJA
Terpenoids + + +
Triterpenoids + + +
Coumarins + + + + +
Flavonoids
 Alkaline reagent test + + + +
 FeCl3 test + + + +
Tannins
 Alkaline reagent test + + + + +
 FeCl3 test + + + + +
Condensed Tannins + + + +
Hydrolysable tannins + +
Phlobatannins + + +
Steroids + + + +
Phytosteroids + + +
Anthraquinones
Phenols + +
Alkaloids
 Mayer’s test + + + + +
 Hager’s test + + + + +
Glycosides + + + + + +
Saponins + + +
Sterols + + +
Quinones + + + + + +
Acids + + + + + +
Vitamin C + + + + + +
Proteins
 Xanthoproteic test + + + + + +
 Biuret test + + + + + +
Carbohydrates + +
Oils and Resins + + + + + +
Anthocyanin
Betacyanin + + + +
  1. PJM methanol extract of P. jacquemontiana leaves, PJH n-hexane fraction of PJM, PJC chloroform fraction of PJM; PJE ethyl acetate fraction of PJM, PJB n-butanol fraction of PJM, PJA residual aqueous fraction of PJM. (+) constituent present, (−) constituent absent
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