Definition of Genus Scopolia
1. Noun. Genus of European perennial herbs yielding medicinal alkaloids.
Generic synonyms: Asterid Dicot Genus
Group relationships: Family Solanaceae, Potato Family, Solanaceae
Member holonyms: Scopolia Carniolica
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Genus Scopolia
Literary usage of Genus Scopolia
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1. King's American Dispensatory by John King (1909)
"The genus Scopolia in interesting, as it forms a connecting link between hyoscyamus and atropa. Scopolia is a rhizome and resembles the genus atropa in ..."
2. Belladonna: A Study of Its History, Action and Uses in Medicine by Henry Kraemer, Fred Barnett Kilmer, Johnson and Johnson, inc (1894)
"The genus Scopolia is JAPANESE BELLADONNA ROOT WITH interesting as it forms a connecting link be- RIGHT is OF TRUE BELLADONNA tween hyoscyamus and atropa. ..."
3. King's American Dispensatory by John King, Harvey Wickes Felter, John Uri Lloyd (1905)
"... is obtained from Bavaria, Austro-Hungary, and southwestern Russia. The genus Scopolia is interesting, as it forras a connecting link between ..."
4. Prodromus systematis naturalis regni vegetabilis, sive Enumeratio contracta by Augustin Pyramus De Candolle, (, Alphonso de Candolle (1852)
"Partes juniores omnes villoso-incanae. Sectio IT. SCOPOLIA.—genus Scopolia Jacq. observ. 1, 32, t. 20*, Endl. gen. p. 664, n. 3849, Spenn. in Nées jan. gen. ..."