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Descriptor English: Papaveraceae
Descriptor Spanish: Papaveraceae
Descriptor Portuguese: Papaveraceae
Descriptor French: Papaveraceae
Tree number(s): B01.650.940.800.575.912.250.836.500
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D028101
Scope note: The poppy plant family of the order Papaverales, subclass Magnoliidae, class Magnoliopsida. These have bisexual, regular, cup-shaped flowers with one superior pistil and many stamens; 2 or 3 conspicuous, separate sepals and a number of separate petals. The fruit is a capsule. Leaves are usually deeply cut or divided into leaflets.
Annotation: prefer specific plant
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
Previous Indexing: Papaver (1998-2001)
Public MeSH Note: 2002; see Papaver 1998-2001
History Note: 2002; use Papaver 1998-2001
DeCS ID: 35910
Unique ID: D028101
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 2002/01/01
Date of Entry: 2001/07/25
Revision Date: 2018/07/02
Papaveraceae - Preferred
Concept UI M0015829
Scope note The poppy plant family of the order Papaverales, subclass Magnoliidae, class Magnoliopsida. These have bisexual, regular, cup-shaped flowers with one superior pistil and many stamens; 2 or 3 conspicuous, separate sepals and a number of separate petals. The fruit is a capsule. Leaves are usually deeply cut or divided into leaflets.
Preferred term Papaveraceae



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