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Taxon: Apium graveolens L. var. rapaceum (Mill.) DC.

 
Genus: Apium
Family: Apiaceae (alt.Umbelliferae)
Subfamily: Apioideae
Tribe: Apieae
Nomen number: 3704
Place of publication: Prodr. 4:101. 1830 (J. Gaudin, Fl. helv. 2:422. 1828 "A. graveolens ββ napaceum")
Link to protologue:
Comments:
  • • [or Apium graveolens Celeriac Group]
  • • although Gaudin (in Flora Helvetica) validly published infraspecific names at 3 hierarchical positions, only his 2nd-level names can be assigned rank (variety, designated by Greek letters and referenced in observations by that term) under Shenzhen ICN Art. 37, the remaining names must be treated as unranked (fide W. Greuter, pers. comm. on 25 Aug 2010)
Name Verified on: 03-Oct-1996 by ARS Systematic Botanists.
Accessions: 83 (79 active, 49 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Autonyms (not in current use) and synonyms:

(≡ homotypic synonym, = heterotypic synonym, - autonym)

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Human food: vegetable
  • Medicines: folklore

Distributional Range:

    Cultivated (only cult.)

References:

  1. Conrad, L. R. 1998. pers. comm. Note: re. German common names
  2. Encke, F. et al. 1984. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 13. Auflage Note: lists as Apium graveolens var. rapaceum (Mill.) Gaud.
  3. Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO). 2010. Ecocrop (on-line resource). URL: http://ecocrop.fao.org/ecocrop/srv/en/cropListDetails?code=&relation=beginsWith&name=Apium+graveolens+var.+rapaceum&quantity=1 target='_blank'
  4. Hanelt, P., ed. 2001. Mansfeld's encyclopedia of agricultural and horticultural crops. Volumes 1-6 Note: lists as Apium graveolens var. rapaceum (Mill.) Gaud.
  5. Leung, A. Y. & S. Foster. 1996. Encyclopedia of common natural ingredients used in food, drugs, and cosmetics, ed. 2 Note: mentions
  6. Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium. 1976. Hortus third. Note: lists as Apium graveolens var. rapaceum (Mill.) Gaud.
  7. Mansfeld, R. 1959. Die Kulturpflanze, Beiheft 2. Note: lists as Apium graveolens var. rapaceum (Mill.) Gaud.
  8. Markle, G. M. et al., eds. 1998. Food and feed crops of the United States, ed. 2
  9. McGuffin, M., J. T. Kartesz, A. Y. Leung, & A. O. Tucker. 2000. Herbs of commerce, ed. 2 American Herbal Products Association, Silver Spring, Maryland.
  10. Office of the Union. 2009. UPOV: International Union for the Protection of New Varieties of Plants. List of the taxa protected by the members of the Union
  11. Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource).
  12. Siemonsma, J. S. & Kasem Piluek, eds. 1993. Vegetables. Plant Resources of South-East Asia (PROSEA) 8:87. Note: = Apium graveolens Celeriac Group

Check other web resources for Apium graveolens L. var. rapaceum (Mill.) DC. :

  • Mansfeld: Mansfeld's World Databas of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops
  • ePIC: Electronic Plant Information Centre of Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
  • AGRICOLA: Article Citation Database or NAL Catalog of USDA's National Agricultural Library
  • Entrez: NCBI's search engine for PubMed citations, GenBank sequences, etc.
  • PubAg: USDA's National Agricultural Library database of full-text journal articles and citations on the agricultural sciences.

Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2019. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?3704. Accessed 22 November 2019.