Cacalia


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Noun1.Cacalia - genus of tall smooth herbs of forested mountains of Europe and Asia minor; in some classifications includes many plants usually placed in genus Emilia
asterid dicot genus - genus of more or less advanced dicotyledonous herbs and some trees and shrubs
aster family, Asteraceae, Compositae, family Asteraceae, family Compositae - plants with heads composed of many florets: aster; daisy; dandelion; goldenrod; marigold; lettuces; ragweed; sunflower; thistle; zinnia
Indian plantain - any of various plants of the genus Cacalia having leaves resembling those of plantain
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Insecticidal and cytotoxic activities of extracts of Cacalia tangutica and its two active ingredients against Musca domestica and Aedes albopictus.
terebinthicaceum, Mesadenia tuberosa [= Cacalia or Arnoglossum plantagineum], and Polytaenia nuttallii (the last three seen only once, and therefore not listed), are reminders of the prairie conditions that once existed in this region.
The bisabolane sesquiterpenoid endoperoxide, 3,6-epidioxy-1,10-bisaboladiene, isolated from Cacalia delphiniifolia inhibits the growth of human cancer cells and induces apoptosis.
SC/NM 1 N A W F Bidens vulgatus Greene SC/NM 1 N A W F Cacalia plantaginea (Raf.