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Published In: Methodus Plantas Horti Botanici et Agri Marburgensis, a staminum situ describendi 272. 1794. (4 May 1794) (Methodus) Name publication detailView in BotanicusView in Biodiversity Heritage Library
 

Project Name Data (Last Modified On 11/2/2016)
Acceptance : Accepted
Project Data     (Last Modified On 3/17/2017)
TOXICITY: Toxicity: Predicted
Toxic parts: Leaves, Seeds
Details: Toxicity: The pods and seeds of many species contain anthraquinones (the active ingredients in species of the related genus Senna that are used as laxatives), which could cause gastrointestinal symptoms if large amounts were consumed (Burrows & Tyrl 2001).
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