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- Nascimento, Eduardo M.; Medeiros, Rosane M. T.; Lee, Stephen T.; Riet-Correa, Franklin
- Pesquisa Veterinaria Brasileira 2014 v.34 no.10 pp. 963-966
- Poiretia; ataxia (disorder); body weight; cattle; cyanogenic glycosides; death; farms; head; ingestion; nitrates; organofluorine compounds; poisoning; poisonous plants; sheep; sodium; Brazil
- ... Poiretia punctata (Willd.) Desv. was associated with cattle and sheep poisoning on nine farms in the State of Sergipe, northeastern Brazil. The animals were found dead or died later after showing clinical signs for up to 18 hours. Two sheep that ingested 40g/kg body weight (g/kg) of fresh P. punctate died three and eight hours after ingestion, respectively. Another sheep that ingested 40g/kg five ...