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Descriptor in English: Tribulus
Descriptor in Spanish: Tribulus
Descriptor in Portuguese: Tribulus
Descriptor in French: Tribulus
Entry term(s): Goathead
Goatheads
Puncture Vine
Puncture Vines
Tribulus terrestri
Tribulus terrestris
Vine, Puncture
Vines, Puncture
terrestri, Tribulus
Tree number(s): B01.650.940.800.575.912.250.987.849
HP4.018.716.673
Scope note: A plant genus of the family ZYGOPHYLLACEAE. Members contain steroidal saponins. Ingestion by grazing animals causes PHOTOSENSITIVITY DISORDERS called geeldikkop (yellow thick head) in South Africa.
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: 37223
Descriptor UI: D032444
Date Established: 2003/01/01
Date of Entry: 2002/07/03
Revision Date: 2017/07/12
Tribulus - Preferred
Concept UI M0400526
Scope note A plant genus of the family ZYGOPHYLLACEAE. Members contain steroidal saponins. Ingestion by grazing animals causes PHOTOSENSITIVITY DISORDERS called geeldikkop (yellow thick head) in South Africa.
Preferred term Tribulus
Entry term(s) Goathead
Goatheads
Puncture Vine
Puncture Vines
Vine, Puncture
Vines, Puncture
Tribulus terrestris - Narrower
Concept UI M0400527
Preferred term Tribulus terrestris
Entry term(s) Tribulus terrestri
terrestri, Tribulus



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