Amsinckia


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Amsinckia

plant genus of the Boraginaceae family. Many of them contain pyrrolizidine alkaloids. Includes A. calycina, A. gloriosa, A. hispida, A. intermedia, A. lycopsoides, A. menziesii; seeds contaminate feed grain. Called also tarweed, ironweed, yellow burrweed.
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Mating patterns in self-compatible distylous populations of Amsinckia (Boraginaceae).
Pollen flow in distylous populations of Amsinckia (Boraginaceae).
Correlated evolution of self-fertilization and inbreeding depression: An experimental study of nine populations of Amsinckia (Boraginaceae).
Evolutionary history of the mating system in Amsinckia (Boraginaceac).