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Descriptor in English: Lauraceae
Descriptor in Spanish: Lauraceae
Descriptor in Portuguese: Lauraceae
Descriptor in French: Lauraceae
Tree number(s): B01.650.940.800.575.912.250.595.400
Scope note: A family of mainly aromatic evergreen plants in the order Laurales. The laurel family includes 2,200 species in 45 genera and from these are derived medicinal extracts, essential oils, camphor and other products.
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: 33303
Descriptor UI: D019770
Date Established: 1998/01/01
Date of Entry: 1997/06/20
Revision Date: 2017/07/07
Lauraceae - Preferred
Concept UI M0029337
Scope note A family of mainly aromatic evergreen plants in the order Laurales. The laurel family includes 2,200 species in 45 genera and from these are derived medicinal extracts, essential oils, camphor and other products.
Preferred term Lauraceae



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