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    New Web Site/ Milkweed Toxicity Reference

    Donald Davis (Donald_Davis@stubbs.woodsworth.utoronto.ca)
    Thu, 24 Jul 1997 22:23:07 -0500

    Dick Walton asked that I inform dplexers about his new web site.

    Don Davis

    Toronto, ON



    I wanted to let you know about my new web page. Monarchs/birds/dragonflies

    and more. I hope you will visit and pass the word.


    Thanks, Dick Walton

    Dick Walton

    Natural History Services

    Concord Consortium

    Monarch Migration Project

    WWW: http://www.concord.org/=7Edick/


    Here is a reference on milkweed toxicity:

    Hello again,

    As promised, here is the reference:

    Seiber, J. N., Lee, S. M. and Benson, J. M. (1983) in Handbook of=20

    Natural Toxins: Plant and Fungal Toxins Vol I. (Keeler, R. F. and Tu,=20

    A. T., eds), Marcel Dekker, Amsterdam.

    -- Ch. 2 Cardiac glycosides (Cardenolides) in species of=20

    Asclepias (Asclepiadaceae)

    This book is located in the Science and Medical Library at U of T.

    Hope this is helpful to you.