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Definition of L moroides
L moroidesNettle Net"tle, n. [AS. netele; akin to D. netel, G. nessel,
OHG. nezz["i]la, nazza, Dan. nelde, n["a]lde, Sw. n["a]ssla;
cf, Lith. notere.] (Bot.)
A plant of the genus Urtica, covered with minute sharp
hairs containing a poison that produces a stinging sensation.
Urtica gracitis is common in the Northern, and U.
cham[ae]dryoides in the Southern, United States. the common
European species, U. urens and U. dioica, are also found
in the Eastern united States. U. pilulifera is the Roman
nettle of England.
Note: The term nettle has been given to many plants related
to, or to some way resembling, the true nettle; as:
Australian nettle, a stinging tree or shrub of the genus
Laportea (as L. gigas and L. moroides); -- also
called nettle tree.
Bee nettle, Hemp nettle, a species of Galeopsis. See
Blind nettle, Dead nettle, a harmless species of
False nettle (B[ae]hmeria cylindrica), a plant common in
the United States, and related to the true nettles.
Hedge nettle, a species of Stachys. See under Hedge.
Horse nettle (Solanum Carolinense). See under Horse.
(a) Same as Hackberry.
(b) See Australian nettle (above).
Spurge nettle, a stinging American herb of the Spurge
family (Jatropha urens).
Wood nettle, a plant (Laportea Canadensis) which stings
severely, and is related to the true nettles.
Nettle cloth, a kind of thick cotton stuff, japanned, and
used as a substitute for leather for various purposes.
Nettle rash (Med.), an eruptive disease resembling the
effects of whipping with nettles.
Sea nettle (Zo["o]l.), a medusa.
Meaning of L moroides from wikipedia
- Dendrocnide moroides
, also known
as the stinging
brush, mulberry-leaved stinger, gympie
gympie, gympie, gympie
stinger, stinger, the suicide
octapeptide, has been isolated
from Dendrocnide moroides
(also called Laportea moroides
) and Celosia
argentea. The structure
spp. Dendrocnide excelsa
tree) Dendrocnide moroides
(gympie-gympie) Dendrocnide peltata
(stinging tree, jelaton) Girardinia...
- Bulbophyllum moroides
is a species
in the genus
Bulbophyllum. The Bulbophyllum-Checklist The Internet Orchid Species Photo
- tree), can grow to over 40 metres
in height, but the dangerous Dendrocnide moroides
(gympie-gympie) is only shrub-size. In Vanuatu, where Dendrocnide
- few species
that can eat the leaves
of the stinger plant
can cause extreme
pain with human casualties needing
to be hospitalised...
PS (1964). "The Isolation
-α,β-diaminopropionic acid: A Neurotoxin
from the Seeds
- on 21 February
2010. "Lantana (Lantana camara L
at Urbana-Champaign. Archived
from the original...
to protect against
herbivory, e.g. in Urtica dioica
and Dendrocnide moroides
(Urticaceae). Special leaves
on carnivorous plants
1989 Bulbophyllum morenoi Dodson
& R.Vásquez 1989 Bulbophyllum moroides
J.J.Sm. 1917 Bulbophyllum morotaiense
J.J.Sm. 1932 Bulbophyllum
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