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The chemical investigation of the Amaryllidaceae and Hyacinthaceae.

  title={The chemical investigation of the Amaryllidaceae and Hyacinthaceae.},
  author={N. Moodley},
This work is an account of investigations into the chemistry of members of the Amaryllidaceae and Hyacinthaceae families. The plants of the family Amaryllidaceae are a large group comprising over sixty genera and more than a thousand species. They are widely distributed, but are found more richly in the tropics, with a particularly high density in South Africa, with smaller centers of diversity in Andean South America and the Mediterranean. Amaryllidaceae plants have been extensively used by… Expand
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