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Definition of Cicuta maculata

Cicuta maculata
Musquash Mus"quash, n. [American Indian name.] (Zo["o]l.) See Muskrat. Musquash root (Bot.), an umbelliferous plant (Cicuta maculata), having a poisonous root. See Water hemlock.
Cicuta maculata
Hemlock Hem"lock, n. [OE. hemeluc, humloc, AS. hemlic, hymlic.] 1. (Bot.) The name of several poisonous umbelliferous herbs having finely cut leaves and small white flowers, as the Cicuta maculata, bulbifera, and virosa, and the Conium maculatum. See Conium. Note: The potion of hemlock administered to Socrates is by some thought to have been a decoction of Cicuta virosa, or water hemlock, by others, of Conium maculatum. 2. (Bot.) An evergreen tree common in North America (Abies, or Tsuga, Canadensis); hemlock spruce. The murmuring pines and the hemlocks. --Longfellow. 3. The wood or timber of the hemlock tree. Ground hemlock, or Dwarf hemlock. See under Ground.
Cicuta maculata
Cowbane Cow"bane` (kou"b[=a]n`), n. (Bot.) A poisonous umbelliferous plant; in England, the Cicuta virosa; in the United States, the Cicuta maculata and the Archemora rigida. See Water hemlock.

Meaning of Cicuta maculata from wikipedia

- Cicuta maculata is a highly poisonous species of flowering plant in the carrot family known by several common names, including spotted water hemlock,...
- widespread, morphologically variable Cicuta maculata. Cicuta maculata is now recognized to have four varieties: var. maculata, var. angustifolia, var. victorinii...
- Guinean moth Chrysometa maculata, a long-jawed orb weaver Chusquea maculata, a South American mountain bamboo Cicuta maculata, a plant native to North...
- hindwings are fuscous, but lighter basally. The larvae feed on Cicuta occidentals and Cicuta maculata. Beccaloni, G.; Scoble, M.; Kitching, I.; Simonsen, T.;...
- produced by several plants from the family Apiaceae including water hemlock (Cicuta species) and water dropwort (Oenanthe crocata). The compound contains polyene...
- Quebec and Wyoming. The larvae feed on the flowers and fruits of Cicuta maculata. The species overwinters as an adult. Beccaloni, G.; Scoble, M.; Kitching...
- half. Adults are on wing from August to October. The larvae feed on Cicuta maculata, Angelica atropurpurea, and Sium suave. They bore in the stems of their...
- hemlock waterparsnip is due to its similarity to spotted water hemlock (Cicuta maculata). Sium suave, also widely known as water parsnip, is a wildflower native...
- [clarification needed] western water hemlock (Cicuta douglasii) and spotted water hemlock (Cicuta maculata) all have white flowers in large compound umbels...
- be taken as the flowers resemble those of the extremely poisonous Cicuta maculata. Cow parsnip is a valuable pasture plant for cows, sheep, and goats...
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