Stanleya pinnata


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Stanleya pinnata

North American selenium indicator plant in the family Brassicaceae; contains large amounts of selenium on soils rich in the element and can cause selenium poisoning characterized by lameness, hoof deformity, alopecia. Called also Prince's plume.
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Upright cells, however, are more common in rays of such species as Cheiranthus mutabilis and Stanleya pinnata (Fig.