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Descriptor English: Kalanchoe
Descriptor Spanish: Kalanchoe
Descriptor Portuguese: Kalanchoe
Descriptor French: Kalanchoe
Entry term(s): Bryophyllum
Tree number(s): B01.650.940.800.575.912.250.859.937.249.249
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D031962
Scope note: A plant genus of the family CRASSULACEAE. Members contain bryophyllins (also called bryotoxins) which are bufadienolides (BUFANOLIDES) that have insecticidal activity.
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: 2003
History Note: 2003
DeCS ID: 37081
Unique ID: D031962
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 2003/01/01
Date of Entry: 2002/07/03
Revision Date: 2017/07/11
Kalanchoe - Preferred
Concept UI M0399273
Scope note A plant genus of the family CRASSULACEAE. Members contain bryophyllins (also called bryotoxins) which are bufadienolides (BUFANOLIDES) that have insecticidal activity.
Preferred term Kalanchoe
Bryophyllum - Narrower
Concept UI M0544199
Scope note A section of around two dozen species in the plant genus Kalanchoe.
Preferred term Bryophyllum



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