Flashcards in Poisonous Plants Deck (10):
Causes ____ in _____ species
How long can it take to show clinical signs?
Bone marrow suppression in ruminants
Can take up to 3 months to show signs
Moldy sweet clover
What does it cause?
Over what period of time?
Coagulopathy via Vit K anatagonism
Long periods of time
What does it cause
What other toxic plants are similar?
Causes liver disease over several months
Causes sudden death from cardiomyopathy and/or hepatopathy in ruminants
What does it cause in cattle?
What species is most affected?
What other plants are similar to lupine?
Causes teratogenesis in cattle
Sheep are most affected with neuro signs
Arthrogryposis (crooked calf) or cleft palate
Tobacco, locoweed and poison hemlock
Veratum Californicum (aka false hellebore or corn lily)
What does it do?
What species is most affected
Is a teratogen that causes birth defects in fetal lambs
Causes acute clinical signs and death
st. johns wort
causes photosensitization, conjunctivitis, sloughed skin and icterus in horses
blue green alga
causes sudden death