Tetrapteris

Tetrapteris

tropical American plant genus in family Malpighiaceae; contains unidentified cardiotoxin which causes cardiac irregularity, congestive heart failure. Includes T. acutifolia, T. multiglandulosa.
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7104) 5/14/96 Tapirira mexicana Anacardiaceae Marchand (8726) 5/19/98 Tapirira mexicana Anacardiaceae 5/19/98 Tapirira mexicana Anacardiaceae 5/18/98 Tetrapteris schiedeana Malpighiaceae Schltdl.