*  Cucurbitales
Chemistry, Morphology, etc. For cucurbitacins, some of which affect microtubule development and mitosis, see X. Wang et al. ( ... Indeed, the concentration of cucurbitacins inside and outside the trench is about the same, but the sap is very rich in P- ... Trees, (deciduous); ?cucurbitacins, tannin 0; (wood fluorescing); (nodes with 2 traces from the lateral gaps); hairs glandular ... However, at least some of these beetles will eat cucurbitacin crystals neat, so physical avoidance of the copious sap produced ...
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