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'''''Colocasia esculenta,''''' vel '''taro''' (-onis, ''com. gen.'') (ex [[lingua Tahitiana]] et aliis linguis Polynesiis), rarius '''kalo''' (ex [[lingua Havaiana]]), est [[Angiospermae|planta florens]] [[familia (taxinomia)|familiae]] [[Araceae|Aracearum]], quam [[homo|homines]] in [[zona tropica|zonis tropicis]] excolunt praecipue [[holus]] radicale propter eius [[cormus|cormos]] esculentos, et secundarie holus frondosum. Habetur una ex primis mundi plantis cultis.<ref>[http://www.new-agri.co.uk/06-1/countryp.html new-agri.co Country profile: Samoa, New Agriculturist Online].</ref> Ea ad ''[[Alocasia]]'', ''[[Caladium]]'' et ''[[Xanthosoma]]'' arte conectitur, plantas saepissime [[planta ornamentalis|ornamentales]] excultas, et sicut plantae illorum generum aliquando vulgo appellatur ''[[auris]] [[elephas|elephantis]].''
 
Planta incocta est toxicarius propter [[calcium oxalatum|calcii oxalatum]].<ref>http://www.weird-food.com/weird-food-vegetable.html</ref><ref>http://www.aspca.org/site/PageServer?pagename=pro_apcc_toxic_tarovine</ref> <!-- but cooking destroys the toxin.<ref>''The Morton Arboretum Quarterly'', Morton Arboretum/University of California, 1965, p. 36.</ref> or can be removed by steeping Taro roots in cold water overnight.-->
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