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hyperaccumulators
Subject Category
F Plant Science and Plant Products
S Biological Sciences
Definition
Plants with the ability to accumulate high concentrations of heavy metals without toxic effects and are used in phytoremediation of contaminated soils.
Definition Source
NAL Thesaurus Staff
RDF/XML Format:
http://lod.nal.usda.gov/nalt/17228.rdf
Persistent URI:
http://lod.nal.usda.gov/nalt/17228
Used For
hyperaccumulator plants
metallophytes
Broader Term
plants (botany)
Related Term
bioaccumulation
heavy metals
phytoremediation
soil pollution
Spanish
hiperacumuladoras
Term Number
17228