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Descriptor in English: Striga
Descriptor in Spanish: Striga
Descriptor in Portuguese: Striga
Descriptor in French: Striga
Entry term(s): Witchweed
Witchweeds
Tree number(s): B01.650.940.800.575.912.250.583.670.875
Scope note: A plant genus of the family Orobanchaceae that is parasitic on the roots of other plants. Members contain the flavones, APIGENIN and LUTEOLIN.
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: 2003
DeCS UI: 37156
Descriptor UI: D034362
Date Established: 2003/01/01
Date of Entry: 2002/07/03
Revision Date: 2017/07/12
Striga - Preferred
Concept UI M0405411
Scope note A plant genus of the family Orobanchaceae that is parasitic on the roots of other plants. Members contain the flavones, APIGENIN and LUTEOLIN.
Preferred term Striga
Entry term(s) Witchweed
Witchweeds



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