|This little-known member of the Amaryllis Family
is alleged to have psychoactive or even hallucinogenic
effects (Farnsworth 1972, 68*). The biologically
active alkaloid ungminorine was discovered
in this plant (Abdymalikova et al. 1966). However,
not even the botany of this plant is well understood
(Schultes and Farnsworth 1982, 187*). Itmay have been confused with Boophane disticha.
Abdymalikova, N. v., Y. B. Zakirov, and I. K. Kamilov.
1966. Some pharmacological activities of the new
alkaloid ungminorine. Akad. Nauk. Uz. SSR,Khim. BioI. Otd. Jg.:36-40.