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Taxon: Pimpinella major (L.) Huds.

 
Genus: Pimpinella
Family: Apiaceae (alt.Umbelliferae)
Subfamily: Apioideae
Tribe: Pimpinelleae
Nomen number: 315035
Place of publication: Fl. angl. 110. 1762
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 27-Jun-1989 by ARS Systematic Botanists.
Accessions: 7 (4 active, 2 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Autonyms (not in current use) and synonyms:

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

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental (fide Dict Gard; Hortus 3; Zander ed14)
  • Medicines: folklore (fide M. G. Pimenov, pers. comm. 1996; Herbs Commerce ed2)

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Europe
    • NORTHERN EUROPE: Denmark, Ireland, Norway, Sweden, United Kingdom
    • MIDDLE EUROPE: Austria, Belgium, Czech Republic, Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Netherlands, Poland, Slovakia, Switzerland
    • EASTERN EUROPE: Belarus, Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania, Moldova, Russian Federation-European part, [European part] Ukraine
    • SOUTHEASTERN EUROPE: Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Croatia, Italy, Montenegro, Romania, Serbia, Slovenia
    • SOUTHWESTERN EUROPE: France, Spain


    Cultivated (also cult.)

References:

  1. Encke, F. et al. 1993. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 14. Auflage
  2. Euro+Med Editorial Committee. Euro+Med Plantbase: the information resource for Euro-Mediterranean plant diversity (on-line resource).
  3. Hanelt, P., ed. 2001. Mansfeld's encyclopedia of agricultural and horticultural crops. Volumes 1-6
  4. Huxley, A., ed. 1992. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening
  5. Komarov, V. L. et al., eds. 1934-1964. Flora SSSR.
  6. Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium. 1976. Hortus third.
  7. McGuffin, M., J. T. Kartesz, A. Y. Leung, & A. O. Tucker. 2000. Herbs of commerce, ed. 2 American Herbal Products Association, Silver Spring, Maryland.
  8. Pimenov, M. G. 1996. pers. comm. Note: re. common names
  9. Tutin, T. G. et al., eds. 1964-1980. Flora europaea.

Check other web resources for Pimpinella major (L.) Huds. :

  • Flora Europaea: Database of European Plants (ESFEDS)
  • 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?id=315035. Accessed 21 September 2019.