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Noun1.Colchicaceae - one of many subfamilies into which some classification systems subdivide the Liliaceae but not widely accepted: genera Colchicum and Gloriosa
liliid monocot family - family of monocotyledonous plants of the subclass Liliidae; mostly herbs usually with petaloid sepals and petals and compound pistils
family Liliaceae, Liliaceae, lily family - includes species sometimes divided among the following families: Alliaceae; Aloeaceae; Alstroemeriaceae; Aphyllanthaceae; Asparagaceae; Asphodelaceae; Colchicaceae; Convallariaceae; Hemerocallidaceae; Hostaceae; Hyacinthaceae; Melanthiaceae; Ruscaceae; Smilacaceae; Tecophilaeacea; Xanthorrhoeaceae
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Hussain, "Enzyme inhibition activities of the extracts from rhizomes of Gloriosa superba Linn (Colchicaceae)," Journal of Enzyme Inhibition and Medicinal Chemistry, vol.
(ISTE 109590) Endemic Colchicaceae Colchicum bivonae Guss.
Sato et al., "Genomic in situ hybridization (GISH) analysis of intergeneric hybrids in Colchicaceae," Euphytica, vol.
Gloriosa superba, "(Colchicaceae): Ethnobotany and economic importance," in African Plant Diversity: Systematics and Sustainable Development: Proceedings of the 19th AETFAT Congress, N.
Background: Gloriosa superba L (glory lily, Colchicaceae) contains colchicine, and related alkaloids such as 3-O-demethylcolchicine and its glycoside colchicoside.
[3.] Khan H, Ali Khan M, Hussain I (2007) Enzyme inhibition activities of the extracts from rhizomes of Gloriosa superba Linn (Colchicaceae).