Taxon: Coriandrum sativum L.

 
Genus: Coriandrum
Family: Apiaceae (alt.Umbelliferae)
Subfamily: Apioideae
Tribe: Coriandreae
Nomen number: 11523
Place of publication: Sp. pl. 1:256. 1753
Link to protologue:
Typification:
Name Verified on: 20-May-1992 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 09-May-2011
Species priority site is: North Central Regional PI Station (NC7)
Accessions: 227 in National Plant Germplasm System (GoogleMap)

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Food additives: flavoring (spice, herb fide Ency CNatIn)
  • Materials: essential oils (used in perfumery & pharmaceuticals fide Ency CNatIn)
  • Medicines: folklore (fide M. F. Watson, pers. comm. 1996; CRC MedHerbs ed2; Herbs Commerce ed2)

Distributional Range:

    Cultivated



    Africa
    • NORTHERN AFRICA: Morocco

    Asia-Tropical
    • INDIAN SUBCONTINENT: India, Pakistan

    Europe
    • EASTERN EUROPE: Russian Federation-European part, [European part] Ukraine
    • SOUTHEASTERN EUROPE: Romania

    Northern America
    • Mexico

    Southern America
    • SOUTHERN SOUTH AMERICA: Argentina


    Naturalized (natzd. worldwide)

    Other (probable origin Mediterranean region)

References:

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  2. Aldén, B., S. Ryman, & M. Hjertson Svensk Kulturväxtdatabas, SKUD (Swedish Cultivated and Utility Plants Database; online resource on www.skud.info). 2012 (Kulturvaxtdatabas)
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  5. Diederichsen, A. 1996. Coriander ( Coriandrum sativum L.) (Prom Underused Crops) 3:1-82.
  6. Duke, J. A. et al. CRC Handbook of medicinal herbs. 2002 (CRC MedHerbs ed2)
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  20. Mukherjee, P. K. 1996. pers. comm. (pers. comm.)
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  31. Zohary, M. & N. Feinbrun-Dothan Flora palaestina. (F Palest)

Check other web resources for Coriandrum sativum L. :

Images:

  • Seed: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image

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?id=11523. Accessed 23 April 2018.