Taxon: Anthriscus cerefolium (L.) Hoffm.

 
Genus: Anthriscus
Family: Apiaceae (alt.Umbelliferae)
  Subfamily: Apioideae
      Tribe: Scandiceae
        Subtribe: Scandicinae
Nomen number: 3595
Place of publication: Gen. pl. umbell. 41, t.1. 1814
Comment: species epithet published as a noun in apposition and retains its own gender and termination irrespective of the gender of the generic name (Melbourne ICN Art. 23.5)
Name Verified on: 13-Jun-2003 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 21-Jan-2014
Species priority site is: North Central Regional PI Station (NC7)
Accessions: 2 in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Food additives: flavoring (spice fide Ency CNatIn)
  • Medicines: folklore (fide M. G. Pimenov, pers. comm. 1996; Ency CNatIn; Herbs Commerce ed2)

Distributional Range:

    Native:

  • Asia-Temperate

    • Caucasus: Azerbaijan; Georgia
    • Middle Asia: Kyrgyzstan; Uzbekistan
    • Western Asia: Cyprus; Iran; Iraq; Turkey
  • Europe

    • Eastern Europe: Belarus; Estonia; Moldova; Russian Federation - Astrakhan, - Rostov; Ukraine
    • Middle Europe: Austria; Czech Republic; Germany; Hungary; Poland; Slovakia; Switzerland
    • Southeastern Europe: Bosnia and Herzegovina; Bulgaria; Croatia; Greece; Italy; Macedonia; Montenegro; Romania; Serbia; Slovenia
    • Southwestern Europe: France

  • Naturalized:

    . natzd. elsewhere

    Cultivated:

  • Africa

    • : Africa; Canada; Europe; United States
  • Asia-Tropical

    • Malesia: Indonesia - Java; Philippines
  • Australasia

    • New Zealand: New Zealand
  • Europe

    • : Africa; Canada; Europe; United States
  • Northern America

    • : Africa; Canada; Europe; United States

References:

  • Aldén, B., S. Ryman, & M. Hjertson Svensk Kulturväxtdatabas, SKUD (Swedish Cultivated and Utility Plants Database; online resource on www.skud.info). 2012 (Kulturvaxtdatabas)
  • Davis, P. H., ed. Flora of Turkey and the east Aegean islands. 1965-1988 (F Turk)
  • Demilly, D. et al. Liste alphabétique des principales espèces de plantes cultivées et de mauvaises herbes. Noms latins et noms français, ed. 6. 1996 (L Noms French ed6)
  • Encke, F. et al. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 13. Auflage. 1984 (Zander ed13)
  • Euro+Med Editorial Committee Euro+Med Plantbase: the information resource for Euro-Mediterranean plant diversity (on-line resource). (EuroMed Plantbase)
  • Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) 2010. Ecocrop (on-line resource). (Ecocrop)
  • Gleason, H. A. & A. Cronquist Manual of vascular plants of northeastern United States and adjacent Canada, ed. 2. 1991 (Glea Cron ed2)
  • Guzman, C. C. de & J. S. Siemonsma, eds. 1999. Spices (Pl Res SEAs) 13:74-76.
  • Hanelt, P., ed. Mansfeld's encyclopedia of agricultural and horticultural crops. Volumes 1-6. 2001 (Mansf Ency)
  • Kljuykov, E. V. 2004. Kyrgyzian Umbelliferae as part of a critical revision of the Asian representatives of the family S. African J. Bot. 70:425.
  • Komarov, V. L. et al., eds. Flora SSSR. 1934-1964 (F USSR)
  • Leung, A. Y. & S. Foster Encyclopedia of common natural ingredients used in food, drugs, and cosmetics, ed. 2. 1996 (Ency CNatIn)
  • Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium Hortus third. 1976 (Hortus 3)
  • Markle, G. M. et al., eds. Food and feed crops of the United States, ed. 2. 1998 (Food Feed Crops US)
  • McGuffin, M., J. T. Kartesz, A. Y. Leung, & A. O. Tucker Herbs of commerce, ed. 2. 2000 (Herbs Commerce ed2)
  • Pignatti, S. Flora d'Italia. 1982 (F Ital)
  • Pimenov, M. G. 1996. pers. comm. (pers. comm.)
  • Rechinger, K. H., ed. Flora iranica. 1963- (F Iran)
  • Rehm, S. Multilingual dictionary of agronomic plants. 1994 (Dict Rehm)
  • Scoggan, H. J. The flora of Canada, 4 vol. 1978-1979 (F Canada)
  • Spalik, K. 1997. Revision of Anthriscus (Apiaceae) Polish Bot. Stud. 13:28.
  • Tutin, T. G. et al., eds. Flora europaea. 1964-1980 (F Eur)
  • Watson, M. F. 1996. pers. comm. (pers. comm.)
  • Wiersema, J. H. & B. León World economic plants: a standard reference (on-line edition) [medicinal plants only]. (World Econ Pl Med)

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  • Seed: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image