Descriptor English: Araceae
Descriptor Spanish: Araceae
Descriptor Araceae
Scope note: Familia de plantas del orden Arales, subclase Arecidae, clase Liliopsida (monocot). Muchos miembros contienen ÁCIDO OXÁLICO y oxalato de calcio (OXALATOS).
Descriptor Portuguese: Araceae
Descriptor French: Araceae
Entry term(s): Aroid
Cabbage, Skunk
Cabbages, Skunk
Dracunculus Plant
Dracunculus Plants
Lettuce, Water
Lettuces, Water
Pistia stratiote
Pistia stratiotes
Plant, Dracunculus
Plants, Dracunculus
Skunk Cabbage
Skunk Cabbages
Water Lettuce
Water Lettuces
stratiote, Pistia
Tree number(s): B01.875.800.575.912.250.618.050.750
RDF Unique Identifier:
Scope note: A plant family of the order ALISMATALES. Many members contain OXALIC ACID and calcium oxalate (OXALATES).
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
Public MeSH Note: 2002
History Note: 2002
DeCS ID: 35694
Unique ID: D029064
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Date Established: 2002/01/01
Date of Entry: 2001/07/25
Revision Date: 2017/07/11
Araceae - Preferred
Concept UI M0383759
Scope note A plant family of the order ALISMATALES. Many members contain OXALIC ACID and calcium oxalate (OXALATES).
Preferred term Araceae
Monstera - Narrower
Concept UI M0396517
Preferred term Monstera
Entry term(s) Monsteras
Orontium - Narrower
Concept UI M0396519
Preferred term Orontium
Entry term(s) Orontiums
Pistia stratiotes - Narrower
Concept UI M0396535
Preferred term Pistia stratiotes
Entry term(s) Lettuce, Water
Lettuces, Water
Pistia stratiote
Water Lettuce
Water Lettuces
stratiote, Pistia
Lysichiton - Narrower
Concept UI M0396518
Preferred term Lysichiton
Entry term(s) Lysichitons
Symplocarpus - Narrower
Concept UI M0396521
Preferred term Symplocarpus
Entry term(s) Cabbage, Skunk
Cabbages, Skunk
Skunk Cabbage
Skunk Cabbages
Aroideae - Narrower
Concept UI M0401283
Scope note A subfamily of the family ARACEAE.
Preferred term Aroideae
Entry term(s) Aroid
Dracunculus Plant - Narrower
Concept UI M0396516
Preferred term Dracunculus Plant
Entry term(s) Dracunculus Plants
Plant, Dracunculus
Plants, Dracunculus
Pistia - Narrower
Concept UI M0396520
Preferred term Pistia
Entry term(s) Pistias
Rhaphidophora - Narrower
Concept UI M0418560
Scope note A perennial, evergreen, semisucculent epiphytic vine of Vietnam. Members contain benzoperoxide.
Preferred term Rhaphidophora
Entry term(s) Rhaphidophoras

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