Calcium Oxalate Crystals in Some Species of the Tribe Inuleae ( Asteraceae )

Asteraceae is one of the largest families of the plant kingdom, with about 23,000 species (Bremer, 1994). It is spread worldwide, with numerous genera, and contains many crops and ornamental plants. The Inuleae tribe is comprised of shrubs, subshrubs and herbs (Anderberg, 1991). As a tribe it is relatively smaller than the others in the family, with about… CONTINUE READING