genus Scorzonera

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Noun1.genus Scorzonera - genus of narrow-leaved European herbs
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
black salsify, scorzonera, Scorzonera hispanica, viper's grass - perennial south European herb having narrow entire leaves and solitary yellow flower heads and long black edible roots shaped like carrots
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To the best of our knowledge, [alpha]-amyrinone, [beta]-amyrin, [beta]-amyrinone, [PHI] - taraxasterol and [PHI] - taraxasterol acetate are new for the genus Scorzonera. Other triterpenoids were found in several Scorzonera species (Table 3).
However, such studies on the genus Scorzonera are scarce.