Sclerolaena

Sclerolaena

Australian genus of plants in family Chenopodiaceae; contain soluble oxalates which cause nephrosis, uremia, urolithiasis. Include S. anisacanthoides (yellow burr), S. calcarata (red or copper burr), S. muricata (prickly rolypoly).
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Atriplex vesicaria (n = 7) was collected from the grove soils and Sclerolaena brachyptera (n = l) from both the grove and intergrove sites.