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Descriptor in English: Asteraceae
Descriptor in Spanish: Asteraceae
Descriptor in Portuguese: Asteraceae
Descriptor in French: Asteraceae
Entry term(s): Aspilia
Aspilias
Bane, False Leopard's
Banes, False Leopard's
Carpesium
Carpesiums
Clibadium
Clibadiums
Compositae
Doronicum
Doronicums
Emilia Plant
Emilia Plants
Enhydra fluctuan
Enhydra fluctuans
False Leopard's Bane
False Leopard's Banes
Heterotheca
Heterothecas
Iostephane
Iostephanes
Ixeri
Ixeris
Leopard Bane, False
Leopard's Bane, False
Leopard's Banes, False
Leopards Bane, False
Lychnophora
Lychnophoras
Phagnalon
Phagnalons
Plant, Emilia
Plants, Emilia
Pseudognaphalium
Pseudognaphaliums
Silphium
Silphiums
Sphaeranthus
Trixi
Trixis
Viguiera
Viguieras
fluctuan, Enhydra
Tree number(s): B01.650.940.800.575.912.250.100
Scope note: A large plant family of the order Asterales, subclass Asteridae, class Magnoliopsida. The family is also known as Compositae. Flower petals are joined near the base and stamens alternate with the corolla lobes. The common name of "daisy" refers to several genera of this family including Aster; CHRYSANTHEMUM; RUDBECKIA; TANACETUM.
Annotation: note entry term ENHYDRA FLUCTUANS: do not confuse with the sea otter ENHYDRA LUTRIS see OTTERS
Allowable Qualifiers: AE adverse effects
AH anatomy & histology
CH chemistry
CL classification
CY cytology
DE drug effects
EM embryology
EN enzymology
GD growth & development
GE genetics
IM immunology
ME metabolism
MI microbiology
PH physiology
PO poisoning
PS parasitology
RE radiation effects
TO toxicity
UL ultrastructure
VI virology
History Note: 1998; for DORONICUM use ARNICA 1996-2002
DeCS UI: 33297
Descriptor UI: D019659
Date Established: 1998/01/01
Date of Entry: 1997/06/20
Revision Date: 2017/07/11
Asteraceae - Preferred
Concept UI M0029165
Scope note A large plant family of the order Asterales, subclass Asteridae, class Magnoliopsida. The family is also known as Compositae. Flower petals are joined near the base and stamens alternate with the corolla lobes. The common name of "daisy" refers to several genera of this family including Aster; CHRYSANTHEMUM; RUDBECKIA; TANACETUM.
Preferred term Asteraceae
Entry term(s) Compositae
Emilia Plant - Narrower
Concept UI M0418564
Scope note A plant genus. The common name of tasselflower is easily confused with other plants.
Preferred term Emilia Plant
Entry term(s) Emilia Plants
Plant, Emilia
Plants, Emilia
Enhydra fluctuans - Narrower
Concept UI M0448309
Scope note A semi-aquatic plant used as a vegetable in India.
Preferred term Enhydra fluctuans
Entry term(s) Enhydra fluctuan
fluctuan, Enhydra
Phagnalon - Narrower
Concept UI M0418571
Preferred term Phagnalon
Entry term(s) Phagnalons
Heterotheca - Narrower
Concept UI M0418572
Scope note A plant genus. Members contain cadinane type SESQUITERPENES.
Preferred term Heterotheca
Entry term(s) Heterothecas
Iostephane - Narrower
Concept UI M0418568
Preferred term Iostephane
Entry term(s) Iostephanes
Ixeris - Narrower
Concept UI M0448311
Preferred term Ixeris
Entry term(s) Ixeri
Lychnophora - Narrower
Concept UI M0418573
Scope note A plant genus. Members contain lychnostatins (germacranolides) and LIGNANS.
Preferred term Lychnophora
Entry term(s) Lychnophoras
Pseudognaphalium - Narrower
Concept UI M0448308
Preferred term Pseudognaphalium
Entry term(s) Pseudognaphaliums
Silphium - Narrower
Concept UI M0448310
Preferred term Silphium
Entry term(s) Silphiums
Sphaeranthus - Narrower
Concept UI M0418565
Preferred term Sphaeranthus
Aspilia - Narrower
Concept UI M0396774
Scope note A plant genus of the family ASTERACEAE. Members contain thiarubrine A and diterpenes.
Preferred term Aspilia
Entry term(s) Aspilias
Trixis - Narrower
Concept UI M0418569
Preferred term Trixis
Entry term(s) Trixi
Viguiera - Narrower
Concept UI M0418566
Preferred term Viguiera
Entry term(s) Viguieras
Carpesium - Narrower
Concept UI M0418567
Preferred term Carpesium
Entry term(s) Carpesiums
Clibadium - Narrower
Concept UI M0396775
Scope note A plant genus of the family ASTERACEAE that is a source of ichthyothereol and cunaniol. Helenalin (a sesquiterpene lactone) is contained in several members.
Preferred term Clibadium
Entry term(s) Clibadiums
Doronicum - Narrower
Concept UI M0396798
Preferred term Doronicum
Entry term(s) Bane, False Leopard's
Banes, False Leopard's
Doronicums
False Leopard's Bane
False Leopard's Banes
Leopard Bane, False
Leopard's Bane, False
Leopard's Banes, False
Leopards Bane, False



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