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Taxon: Osmorhiza occidentalis (Nutt. ex Torr. & A. Gray) Torr.

 
Genus: Osmorhiza
Family: Apiaceae (alt.Umbelliferae)
Subfamily: Apioideae
Tribe: Scandiceae
Subtribe: Scandicinae
Nomen number: 316768
Place of publication: W. H. Emory, Rep. U.S. Mex. bound. 2(1):71. 1859
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 04-Dec-2001 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 24-Feb-2009
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 7 (7 active, 5 available) in National Plant Germplasm System (GoogleMap)

Synonyms:

Common names:

  • mountain sweet cicely  (Source: Ann Mo BG) - English
  • western sweet cicely  (Source: Ann Mo BG) - English
  • western sweetroot  (Source: Ann Mo BG) - English

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Northern America
    • WESTERN CANADA: Canada [Alberta (s.w.), British Columbia (s.)]
    • NORTHWESTERN U.S.A.: United States [Colorado (w.), Idaho, Montana (w.), Oregon, Washington, Wyoming]
    • SOUTHWESTERN U.S.A.: United States [California (n. & c.), Nevada, Utah]


References:

  1. Hickman, J. C., ed. The Jepson manual: higher plants of California. 1993 (F CalifJep)
  2. Hitchcock, C. L. et al. Vascular plants of the Pacific Northwest. (F Pacif NW)
  3. Lowry, P. P., II & A. G. Jones 1984. Systematics of Osmorhiza Raf. (Apiaceae: Apioideae) Ann. Missouri Bot. Gard. 71:1148.
  4. Scoggan, H. J. The flora of Canada, 4 vol. (F Canada)
  5. Welsh, S. L. et al. A Utah flora. (F Utah ed2)

Check other web resources for Osmorhiza occidentalis (Nutt. ex Torr. & A. Gray) Torr. :

  • 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
  • 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.

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=316768. Accessed 16 November 2018.