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Descriptor English: Convolvulaceae
Descriptor Spanish: Convolvulaceae
Descriptor Portuguese: Convolvulaceae
Descriptor French: Convolvulaceae
Entry term(s): Evolvulus
Merremia
Merremias
Rivea
Riveas
Turbina
Turbinas
Tree number(s): B01.650.940.800.575.912.250.238
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D027722
Scope note: The morning glory family of flowering plants, of the order Solanales, which includes about 50 genera and at least 1,400 species. Leaves are alternate and flowers are funnel-shaped. Most are twining and erect herbs, with a few woody vines, trees, and shrubs.
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: 35763
Unique ID: D027722
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Date Established: 2002/01/01
Date of Entry: 2001/07/25
Revision Date: 2017/07/11
Convolvulaceae - Preferred
Concept UI M0380874
Scope note The morning glory family of flowering plants, of the order Solanales, which includes about 50 genera and at least 1,400 species. Leaves are alternate and flowers are funnel-shaped. Most are twining and erect herbs, with a few woody vines, trees, and shrubs.
Preferred term Convolvulaceae
Turbina - Narrower
Concept UI M0396943
Preferred term Turbina
Entry term(s) Turbinas
Rivea - Narrower
Concept UI M0396942
Scope note A plant genus. Some have been reclassified to IPOMOEA or Turbina.
Preferred term Rivea
Entry term(s) Riveas
Evolvulus - Narrower
Concept UI M0396947
Preferred term Evolvulus
Merremia - Narrower
Concept UI M0396941
Scope note A plant genus. Members contain mammosides.
Preferred term Merremia
Entry term(s) Merremias



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