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Descriptor in English: Asparagaceae
Descriptor in Spanish: Asparagaceae
Descriptor in Portuguese: Asparagaceae
Descriptor in French: Asparagaceae
Entry term(s): Agavaceae
Anemarrhenaceae
Convallariaceae
Hesperaloe
Hyacinthaceae
Muscari
Nolinoideae
Polianthes
Tree number(s): B01.650.940.800.575.912.250.618.100.060
Scope note: A family of flowering subshrubs and shrubs in the class Magnoliopsida.
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: 2017; for AGAVACEAE use AGAVACEAE 2002-2016; for CONVALLARIACEAE and MUSCARI use LILIACEAE 2003-2016
DeCS UI: 56291
Descriptor UI: D000070357
Date Established: 2017/01/01
Date of Entry: 2016/07/08
Revision Date: 2017/07/07
Asparagaceae - Preferred
Concept UI M0418666
Scope note A family of flowering subshrubs and shrubs in the class Magnoliopsida.
Preferred term Asparagaceae
Entry term(s) Agavaceae
Anemarrhenaceae
Convallariaceae
Hyacinthaceae
Nolinoideae
Muscari - Narrower
Concept UI M0418668
Scope note A plant genus of Asparagaceae.
Preferred term Muscari
Hesperaloe - Narrower
Concept UI M0396441
Scope note A plant genus of the family Agavaceae (Aspargaceae).
Preferred term Hesperaloe
Polianthes - Narrower
Concept UI M0448295
Scope note A plant genus of the family Agavaceae (Aspargaceae) with fragrant, night-blooming flowers.
Preferred term Polianthes



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