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Taxon: Ligusticum scoticum L.

 
Genus: Ligusticum
Family: Apiaceae (alt.Umbelliferae)
Subfamily: Apioideae
Nomen number: 402618
Place of publication: Sp. pl. 1:250. 1753 "scothicum"
Link to protologue:
Comment: Linnaeus corrected his original spelling in Syst. nat. ed. 10, 2:958. 1759
Typification: View in Linnean Typification Project
Name Verified on: 25-Aug-1995 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 09-Apr-2007
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 11 (2 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System (GoogleMap)

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental
  • Medicines: folklore

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Asia-Temperate
    • RUSSIAN FAR EAST: Russian Federation [Kamchatka, Magadan]
    • EASTERN ASIA: Japan, Korea

    Europe
    • NORTHERN EUROPE: Denmark, Iceland, Norway, Sweden, United Kingdom
    • EASTERN EUROPE: Russian Federation-European part [European part]

    Northern America
    • SUBARCTIC AMERICA: Greenland, United States [Alaska]
    • EASTERN CANADA: Canada [New Brunswick, Newfoundland, Nova Scotia, Ontario, Prince Edward Island, Quebec]
    • WESTERN CANADA: Canada [British Columbia (w.)]
    • NORTHEASTERN U.S.A.: United States [Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island]


    Cultivated (also cult.)

References:

  1. Czerepanov, S. K. Vascular plants of Russia and adjacent states (the former USSR). 1995 (L USSR)
  2. Erhardt, W. et al. Der große Zander: Enzyklopädie der Pflanzennamen. 2008 (Zander Ency)
  3. Hultén, O. E. G. Flora of Alaska and neighboring territories. (F AlaskaHult)
  4. Huxley, A., ed. as L. scoticum (Dict Gard)
  5. Kartesz, J. T. A synonymized checklist of the vascular flora of the United States, Canada, and Greenland. (L US Can ed2)
  6. Komarov, V. L. et al., eds. Flora SSSR. (F USSR)
  7. Magee, D. W. & H. E. Ahles Flora of the Northeast. A manual of the vascular flora of New England and adjacent New York. (F NE US)
  8. Pimenov, M. G. 1996. pers. comm. (pers. comm.)
  9. Scoggan, H. J. The flora of Canada, 4 vol. (F Canada)
  10. Tutin, T. G. et al., eds. Flora europaea. (F Eur)

Check other web resources for Ligusticum scoticum L. :

  • Flora Europaea: Database of European Plants (ESFEDS)
  • PLANTS: USDA-NRCS Database of Plants of the United States and its Territories
  • BONAP North American Plant Atlas of the Biota of North America Program:
  • TROPICOS: Nomenclatural and Specimen Database of the Missouri Botanical Garden
  • 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. 2018. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?402618. Accessed 15 December 2018.