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Descriptor in English: Euphorbiaceae
Descriptor in Spanish: Euphorbiaceae
Descriptor in Portuguese: Euphorbiaceae
Descriptor in French: Euphorbiaceae
Entry term(s): Alchornea
Alchorneas
Excoecaria
Excoecarias
Macaranga
Macarangas
Maprounea
Maprouneas
Sebastiania
Sebastianias
Spondianthus
Tree number(s): B01.650.940.800.575.912.250.859.797.438
Scope note: The spurge family of flowering plants in the order Malpighiales. The family consists of annual and perennial herbs and woody shrubs or trees. Members contain securinine.
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: 98
DeCS UI: 33301
Descriptor UI: D019665
Date Established: 1998/01/01
Date of Entry: 1997/06/20
Revision Date: 2019/05/06
Euphorbiaceae - Preferred
Concept UI M0029192
Scope note The spurge family of flowering plants in the order Malpighiales. The family consists of annual and perennial herbs and woody shrubs or trees. Members contain securinine.
Preferred term Euphorbiaceae
Excoecaria - Narrower
Concept UI M0418635
Preferred term Excoecaria
Entry term(s) Excoecarias
Spondianthus - Narrower
Concept UI M0401450
Preferred term Spondianthus
Maprounea - Narrower
Concept UI M0401448
Scope note A plant genus of the family EUPHORBIACEAE. Members contain koumbalones, pentacyclic triterpenes, cucurbitacins, and maprouneacin.
Preferred term Maprounea
Entry term(s) Maprouneas
Sebastiania - Narrower
Concept UI M0401449
Preferred term Sebastiania
Entry term(s) Sebastianias
Alchornea - Narrower
Concept UI M0418637
Preferred term Alchornea
Entry term(s) Alchorneas
Macaranga - Narrower
Concept UI M0418634
Scope note A plant genus. Members contain mappain.
Preferred term Macaranga
Entry term(s) Macarangas



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