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Descriptor in English: Pteridium
Descriptor in Spanish: Pteridium
Descriptor in Portuguese: Pteridium
Descriptor in French: Pteridium
Entry term(s): Bracken Fern
Bracken Ferns
Brackenfern
Brackenferns
Fern, Bracken
Ferns, Bracken
Pteridium aquilinum
Pteridium aquilinums
Pteridium esculentum
Pteridium esculentums
Pteridiums
Pteris aquilina
Pteris aquilinas
Pteris esculentum
Pteris esculentums
aquilinas, Pteris
aquilinums, Pteridium
esculentum, Pteridium
esculentums, Pteris
Tree number(s): B01.650.940.800.575.912.063.199.666
Scope note: A plant genus of the family DENNSTAEDTIACEAE. Members contain ptaquiloside, braxin A1, and braxin B. The name is similar to brake fern (PTERIS).
Annotation: do not confuse entry term FERN, BRACKEN with FERN, BRAKE see PTERIS
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: 37226
Descriptor UI: D032498
Date Established: 2003/01/01
Date of Entry: 2002/07/02
Revision Date: 2017/07/07
Pteridium - Preferred
Concept UI M0400632
Scope note A plant genus of the family DENNSTAEDTIACEAE. Members contain ptaquiloside, braxin A1, and braxin B. The name is similar to brake fern (PTERIS).
Preferred term Pteridium
Entry term(s) Bracken Fern
Bracken Ferns
Brackenfern
Brackenferns
Fern, Bracken
Ferns, Bracken
Pteridiums
Pteridium aquilinum - Narrower
Concept UI M0400633
Preferred term Pteridium aquilinum
Entry term(s) Pteridium aquilinums
Pteridium esculentum
Pteridium esculentums
Pteris aquilina
Pteris aquilinas
Pteris esculentum
Pteris esculentums
aquilinas, Pteris
aquilinums, Pteridium
esculentum, Pteridium
esculentums, Pteris



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