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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… Expand
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Highly Cited
2015
Highly Cited
2015
Susan Goethel Campbell’s exhibition Field Guide explores the nature of art and the conceptual process through a multimedia… Expand
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2015
Highly Cited
2015
Threats to migratory animals can occur at multiple periods of the annual cycle that are separated by thousands of kilometres and… Expand
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2011
Highly Cited
2011
Summary 1. Entomopathogenic nematodes can function as indirect defence for plants that are attacked by root herbivores. By… Expand
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Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
BackgroundAsclepias curassavica Linn. is a traditional medicinal plant used by tribal people in the western ghats, India, to… Expand
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
The leaf surface is the contact point between plants and the environment and plays a crucial role in mediating biotic and abiotic… Expand
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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… Expand
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
The density of corn pollen on leaves of milkweed plants inside and outside of cornfields was measured in several studies from… Expand
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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… Expand
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Highly Cited
1983
Highly Cited
1983
The ornaments and weapons of male animals are among the showiest and seemingly most wasteful of nature's productions. Darwin's… Expand
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Highly Cited
1977
Highly Cited
1977
A major feature of floral display in many species is the aggregation of individual flowers into inflorescences. Inflorescences… Expand
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