Methods

Collection of HPTLC methods as book (pdf, 4.4 MB, Dec 2012): this file contains a selection of HPTLC identification methods featured on this website, an introduction by the Chair Method Review Comittee, the Association's definition and SOP for HPTLC, and an alphabetical table of contents.

SOP for HPTLC as individual document (pdf, 67 KB, Feb 2017)

 
Latin plant name Plant part Date of publication
Achillea millefolium flower 2012-04-19
Adhatoda vasica (Malabar nut tree) leaf 2016-01-12
Aesculus hippocastanum (Horse Chestnut) seed 2014-06-23
Agrimonia eupatoria flowering tops 2012-04-19
Alchemilla vulgare herb 2012-04-19
Aloe barbadensis (Barbados Aloes, syn. Aloe vera) juice 2017-09-14
Aloe ferox (Cape Aloes) juice 2017-09-14
Aloysia citriodora leaf 2012-04-19
Alpinia katsumadai (Katsumada galangal) seed 2015-12-17
Alpinia officinarum (Lesser galangal) rhizome 2016-01-12
Alpinia oxyphylla (Sharp-leaf galangal) rhizome 2016-01-12
Althaea officinalis (Marshmallow) leaf 2013-02-23
Althaea officinalis (Marshmallow) root 2013-02-23
Amomum krervanh, Amomum compactum fruit 2012-04-19
Amomum villosum, Amomum longiligulare fruit 2012-04-19
Andrographis paniculata stem and leaf 2013-05-15
Angelica archangelica root 2012-04-19
Angelica dahurica root 2012-04-19
Angelica pubescens root 2012-04-19
Angelica sinensis root 2012-04-19
Arctium lappa (Burdock) root 2013-05-15
Arctostaphylos uva ursi leaf 2012-04-19
Arnebia euchroma or Arnebia guttata root 2012-04-19
Arnica montana flower 2012-04-19
Artemisia annua leaf 2012-04-19
Aspalathus linearis (Rooibos) tea 2017-09-14
Astragalus membranaceus root 2017-09-14
Avena sativa herb 2012-04-19
Bacopa monnieri herb 2012-04-19
Benzoe sumatranus (Sumatra benzoin, syn. Styrax benzoin) resin 2017-09-14
Benzoe tonkinensis (Siam benzoin, syn. Styrax tonkinensis) resin 2017-09-14
Betula pendula and/or Betula pubescens leaf 2012-04-19
Boswellia serrata (Indian Frankincense) - Harmonized method for identification of resins resin 2015-12-17
Bupleurum chinense root 2012-04-19
Calendula officinalis flower 2012-04-19
Camellia sinensis leaf 2012-04-19
Cananga odorata essential oil 2012-04-19
Cannabis sativa (hemp, marijuana), normal phase separation inflorescence 2017-09-14
Cannabis sativa (hemp, marijuana), reversed phase separation inflorescence 2017-09-14
Cannabis sativa, normal phase separation inflorescence 2017-07-17
Cannabis sativa, reversed phase separation inflorescence 2017-07-17
Capsicum annum and Capsicum frutescens fruit 2012-04-19
Carum carvi essential oil 2012-04-19
Carum carvi, essential oils fruit 2012-04-19
Carum carvi, flavonoids fruit 2012-04-19
Caulophyllum thalictroides (Blue Cohosh) root 2013-05-15
Centaurium erythrea, Centaurium umbellatum herb 2012-04-19
Centella asiatica (Gotu kola) herb 2015-12-17
Cetraria islandica moss 2012-04-19
Chamaemelum nobile flower 2012-04-19
Cimicifuga racemosa (Black cohosh), identification rhizome 2016-01-12
Cimicifuga racemosa (Black cohosh), test for adulteration rhizome 2016-01-12
Cinnamomum cassia (Cassia cinnamon) bark 2016-05-02
Cinnamomum verum (Cinnamon) bark 2016-05-02
Clematis armandii root 2012-04-19
Coix lacryma-jobi var. ma-yuen seed 2012-04-19
Commiphora mukul - Harmonized method for identification of resins resin 2015-12-17
Commiphora myrrha - Harmonized method for identification of resins resin 2015-12-17
Commiphora myrrha (Myrrh) resin 2015-12-17
Commiphora wightii syn. Commiphora mukul (Guggul) oleogum resin 2013-10-04
Coriandrum sativum (Coriander) fruit 2015-12-17
Coriandrum sativum (Coriander) essential oil 2015-12-17
Curcuma longa (Turmeric) rhizome 2014-04-01
Curcuma longa (Turmeric), test for adulteration with nimesulide rhizome 2014-04-01
Cynara scolymus leaf 2012-04-19
Dammar gum resin 2012-04-19
Dammar gum - Harmonized method for identification of resins resin 2015-12-17
Drynaria fortunei rhizome 2012-04-19
Echinacea angustifolia (Narrow leaf coneflower), alkylamides root 2014-06-23
Echinacea angustifolia (Narrow leaf coneflower), phenolics root and herb 2014-06-23
Echinacea pallida (Pale purple coneflower), phenolics root 2014-06-23
Echinacea purpurea (Purple coneflower), alkylamides root 2014-06-23
Echinacea purpurea (Purple coneflower), phenolics root and herb 2014-06-23
Eclipta prostrata herb 2012-04-19
Eleutherococcus gracilistylus (Acanthopanax) root bark 2015-12-17
Eleutherococcus senticosus root 2012-04-19
Equisetum arvense (Common Horsetail), identification herb 2016-12-15
Equisetum arvense (Common Horsetail), test for adulteration herb 2016-12-15
Equisetum hyemale (Scouring rush) herb 2016-12-20
Equisetum palustre (Marsh horsetail) herb 2016-12-20
Equisetum telmateia (Giant horsetail) herb 2016-12-20
Euphrasia stricta (Eyebright) herb 2014-06-23
Eurycoma longifolia (Tongkat Ali) root 2014-02-12
Fatty oils 2012-04-19
Filipendula ulmaria (Meadowsweet) herb 2014-02-12
Foeniculum vulgare ssp. vulgare var. dulce fruit 2012-04-19
Foeniculum vulgare ssp. vulgare var. vulgare fruit 2012-04-19
Forsythia suspensa fruit 2013-02-23
Fragaria sp (Strawberry) leaf 2013-05-15
Fraxinus excelsior or Fraxinus oxyphylla leaf 2012-04-19
Ganoderma lucidum fruiting body 2014-02-12
Gardenia jasminoides fruit 2013-02-23
Ginkgo biloba, flavonoids leaf 2016-09-08
Ginkgo biloba, ginkgolic acid leaf and leaf extract 2015-10-05
Ginkgo biloba, terpene trilactones leaf and leaf extract 2015-10-05
Glycyrrhiza glabra or Glycyrrhiza uralensis root 2012-04-19
Gymnema sylvestre (Gymnema) leaf 2015-12-17
Harpagophytum procumbens and/or Harpagophytum zeyheri root 2012-04-19
Hedera helix leaf 2012-04-19
Hibiscus sabdariffa calyces and epicalyces 2012-04-19
Hoodia gordonii aerial parts 2016-01-12
Hoodia gordonii, alternative mobile phase without chloroform aerial parts 2016-01-12
Hordeum vulgare grass 2012-04-19
Humulus lupulus (Hop) strobile 2016-01-11
Hypericum perforatum (St. John's Wort) herb 2014-06-18
Isatis tinctoria root 2012-04-19
Kaempferia galanga rhizome 2016-01-12
Lagerstroemia speciosa (Banaba) leaf 2015-12-17
Larrea tridentata (Chaparral) leaf 2017-09-14
Lavandula angustifolia essential oil 2012-04-19
Lavandula angustifolia flower 2012-04-19
Lavandula latifolia essential oil 2012-04-19
Levisticum officinale root 2012-04-19
Ligusticum sinense or Ligusticum jeholense root 2012-04-19
Lycium barbarum (Barbary Wolfberry) fruit 2013-01-30
Lycopus lucidus (Shiny Bugleweed) herb 2012-12-20
Malva sylvestris flower 2012-04-19
Matricaria recutita flower 2012-04-19
Melaleuca quinquenervia, Melaleuca viridiflora, Melaleuca leucadendra essential oil 2012-04-19
Melissa officinalis (Melissa) leaf 2017-10-02
Melissa officinalis, dry extract dry leaf extract 2012-04-19
Mentha piperita (Peppermint) leaf 2017-10-02
Mentha spicata (Spearmint) leaf 2017-10-02
Monarda didyma herb 2012-04-19
Myroxylon balsamum - Harmonized method for identification of resins resin 2015-12-17
Nepeta cataria (Catnip) herb 2017-10-02
Ocimum sanctum (Holy basil) leaf 2015-12-21
Paeonia lactiflora root 2012-04-19
Paeonia lactiflora or Paeonia veitchii root 2012-04-19
Paeonia suffruticosa root bark 2012-04-19
Panax ginseng root 2012-04-19
Panax ginseng (Asian ginseng) - Method USP root 2015-12-17
Panax notoginseng root 2012-04-19
Panax notoginseng (Tienchi ginseng) - Method USP root 2015-12-17
Panax quinquefolius root 2012-04-19
Panax quinquefolius (American ginseng) - Method USP root 2015-12-17
Passiflora incarnata (Passion flower) aerial parts 2012-12-21
Peumus boldus leaf 2012-04-19
Phyllanthus amarus herb 2016-01-21
Phyllanthus emblica fruit 2012-04-19
Pimpinella anisum essential oil 2012-04-19
Pimpinella anisum seed 2012-04-19
Pimpinella anisum, flavonoids fruit 2012-04-19
Piper cubeba fruit 2012-04-19
Piper longum or Piper retrofractum fruit 2012-04-19
Piper methysticum (Kava) rhizome 2014-06-18
Piper nigrum fruit 2012-04-19
Piper nigrum (Black pepper) - method USP fruit 2015-12-21
Plantago lanceolata leaf 2012-04-19
Plectranthus barbatus (Forskohlii) root 2016-01-07
Polygonum multiflorum root 2012-04-19
Primula veris flower 2012-04-19
Pueraria montana var. chinensis root 2012-04-19
Pueraria montana var. lobata root 2012-04-19
Rhamnus purshiana (Cascara sagrada) bark 2013-05-15
Rhodiola rosea root 2015-12-21
Ribes nigrum (Black currant) leaf 2013-05-15
Rosmarinus officinalis essential oil 2012-04-19
Rosmarinus officinalis (Rosemary) - Method USP leaf and hydrophilic extract 2015-12-21
Rosmarinus officinalis, flavonoids leaf 2012-04-19
Rubus fruticosus (Blackberry) leaf 2013-05-15
Rubus idaeus (Raspberry) leaf 2013-05-15
Ruscus aculeatus rhizome 2012-04-19
Salvia fruticosa, syn. S. triloba leaf 2012-04-19
Salvia lavandulifolia essential oil 2012-04-19
Salvia miltiorrhiza (Chinese Salvia) - method USP root 2015-12-21
Salvia miltiorrhiza, identification root 2012-04-19
Salvia miltiorrhiza, tanshinones root 2012-04-19
Salvia officinalis essential oil 2012-04-19
Salvia officinalis, essential oils leaf 2012-04-19
Salvia sclarea essential oil 2012-04-19
Sambucus ebulus (Dwarf elder flower) flower 2012-04-19
Sambucus nigra (European elder flower) flower 2012-04-19
Saposhnikovia divaricata (Saposhnikovia) root 2015-12-17
Schisandra chinensis fruit 2015-12-21
Scutellaria baicalensis (Baical Skullcap) root 2013-01-30
Scutellaria lateriflora (Skullcap) herb 2013-01-30
Scutellaria sp (Skullcap species) herb 2013-01-30
Siegesbeckia glabrescens/orientalis/pubescens herb 2014-02-12
Silybum marianum (Milk thistle) fruit 2014-06-18
Solidago gigantea herb 2012-04-19
Solidago virgaurea herb 2012-04-19
Styrax benzoin resin 2012-04-19
Styrax benzoin - Harmonized method for identification of resins resin 2015-12-17
Styrax tonkinensis resin 2012-04-19
Styrax tonkinensis - Harmonized method for identification of resins resin 2015-12-17
Tanacetum parthenium flower 2012-04-19
Terminalia bellerica fruit 2012-04-19
Terminalia chebula fruit 2012-04-19
Teucrium species herb 2013-01-30
Tilia cordata, Tilia platyphyllos, Tilia × vulgaris, or mixtures flower 2012-04-19
Triphala powder 2012-04-19
Triticum aestivum grass 2012-04-19
Ulmus rubra (Slippery Elm) bark 2013-01-30
Urtica dioica (Nettle) root 2013-07-19
Urtica dioica and Urtica urens (Nettle) leaf 2013-07-19
Vaccinium macrocarpon (Cranberry) fruit 2013-05-15
Vaccinium myrtillus fruit 2012-04-19
Valeriana officinalis root 2014-02-12
Verbascum thapsus flower 2012-12-21
Verbena officinalis herb 2012-04-19
Viola arvensis, Viola tricolor flowering aerial parts 2012-04-19
Vitex negundo (Chinese chastetree) leaf 2017-06-22
Zingiber officinale (Ginger) rhizome 2014-06-18
Ziziphus jujuba var. spinosa seed 2012-04-19