Senecio


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Senecio

(sĕ-nē'sē-ō, -shē-ō),
1. A large genus of plants (family Compositae), many species of which contain alkaloids that produce hepatic necrosis.
2. A common weed of the eastern U.S., formerly used in the treatment of amenorrhea and other menstrual irregularities.
[L. a plant, groundsel, fr. senecio, an old man]
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Nord y Senecio casapaltensis Ball) y ocho ampliaron su rango de distribucion para este departamento (Tabla 4).
En el transcurso de nuestros estudios sobre el grupo, hemos detectado la necesidad de transferir a Pentacalia dos especies del Peru descritas dentro de Senecio, i.e., S.
La forma de presentacion mas habitual de la intoxicacion por Senecio es cronica, y los signos clinicos ocurren semanas o meses despues del consumo de la planta (27) .
Conclusiones: La combinacion de caracteres, como los tipos de tricomas, su ornamentacion y la presencia de cera, pueden ser utiles para diferenciar las especies de Senecio seccion Mulgediifolii.
y Senecio sp., en correlacion a sus amplios y abundantes periodos de floracion.
The aim of this study was to determine the insecticidal and juvenomimetic activities of the n-hexane extracts of the aerial parts of "chilca," Senecio salignus DC.
The majority of the taxa are amphistomatic except Senecio chrysanthmoides and two species of Cremanthodium where they are present on abaxial surface only.
The genus Senecio (Family Asteraceae; Tribe Senecioneae) is one of the richest in species among the angiosperms with more than 1500 species of aromatic herbs and shrubby plants native to southern Europe, but now spread all over the world (Nordenstam, 1977).
Euryophthalmus humilis: Bosq, 1940: 406 [Mnes.] [Host plant: Senecio sp.]
.You will need..Ingredients * 6 avalanche roses * 12 stems salal * 3 stems eucalyptus * 2 stems senecio * 2 stems silver grevillea Flower cost: pounds 17-pounds 24
More than 50 years after the eruption of Paricutin Volcano ended, most arenales have developed scattered vegetation consisting of isolated patches of a single or few individuals of any of three species of shrubs: Eupatarium glabratum, Senecio stoechadiformis, and Senecio salignus, together with [less than or equal to] 46 herbaceous species (Lindig-Cisneros et al., 2006).