Asclepias

Known as: Milkweeds, Common, Common Milkweed, Common Milkweeds 
A plant genus of the family ASCLEPIADACEAE. This is the true milkweed; APOCYNUM & EUPHORBIA hirta are rarely called milkweed. Asclepias… (More)
National Institutes of Health

Papers overview

Semantic Scholar uses AI to extract papers important to this topic.
Highly Cited
2011
2009
2009
Theory has long predicted allocation patterns for plant defense against herbivory, but only recently have both above- and… (More)
  • figure 1
  • figure 2
  • figure 3
  • figure 4
  • figure 5
Is this relevant?
2009
2009
Although plant-defense theory has long predicted patterns of chemical defense across taxa, we know remarkably little about the… (More)
  • figure 1
  • figure 2
  • table 1
  • figure 3
  • figure 4
Is this relevant?
2009
2009
The leaf surface is the contact point between plants and the environment and plays a crucial role in mediating biotic and abiotic… (More)
  • figure 1
  • table 1
  • figure 2
  • figure 3
  • table 2
Is this relevant?
Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
Given that a plant's defensive strategy against herbivory is never likely to be a single trait, we develop the concept of plant… (More)
  • table 1
  • figure 1
  • table 2
  • figure 2
  • table 3
Is this relevant?
Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
The insects that feed on the related plant families Apocynaceae and Asclepiadaceae (here collectively termed "milkweeds… (More)
  • table 1
  • table 3
  • table 4
  • table 5
  • figure 1
Is this relevant?
Highly Cited
1987
Highly Cited
1987
Many mandibulate insects that feed on milkweeds, or other latex-producing plants, cut leaf veins before feeding distal to the… (More)
Is this relevant?
1967
1967
A North African grasshopper (Poekilocerus bufonius (Klug 1882) (Pyrgomorphidae)), with warning coloration and which feeds on… (More)
Is this relevant?
Highly Cited
1954
Highly Cited
1954
 
Is this relevant?