Molecular Biology and Genetics
Statistics of barcoding coverage
Specimens with Sequences:28
Specimens with Barcodes:25
Species With Barcodes:2
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Atropa is a genus of flowering plants in the nightshade family, Solanaceae. Its best-known member is the Deadly Nightshade (A. belladonna). Its pharmacologically active ingredients include atropine, scopolamine, and hyoscyamine, all tropane alkaloids. The genus is named after Άτροπος (Atropos) of the Three Fates, the one which cut the life thread.
- Atropa acuminata – Indian belladonna
- Atropa baetica
- Atropa belladonna – Belladonna; deadly nightshade
- Atropa caucasica
- Atropa komarovii – Turkmenistan Belladonna
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