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Descriptor in English: Araceae
Descriptor in Spanish: Araceae
Descriptor in Portuguese: Araceae
Descriptor in French: Araceae
Entry term(s): Aroid
Aroideae
Aroids
Cabbage, Skunk
Cabbages, Skunk
Dracunculus Plant
Dracunculus Plants
Lettuce, Water
Lettuces, Water
Lysichiton
Lysichitons
Monstera
Monsteras
Orontium
Orontiums
Pistia
Pistia stratiote
Pistia stratiotes
Pistias
Plant, Dracunculus
Plants, Dracunculus
Rhaphidophora
Rhaphidophoras
Skunk Cabbage
Skunk Cabbages
Symplocarpus
Water Lettuce
Water Lettuces
stratiote, Pistia
Tree number(s): B01.650.940.800.575.912.250.618.050.750
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
History Note: 2002
DeCS UI: 35694
Descriptor UI: D029064
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
Aroids
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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