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Taxon: Cicuta virosa L.

 
Genus: Cicuta
Family: Apiaceae (alt.Umbelliferae)
Subfamily: Apioideae
Tribe: Oenantheae
Nomen number: 404335
Place of publication: Sp. pl. 1:255. 1753
Link to protologue:
Typification: View in Linnean Typification Project
Name Verified on: 01-Feb-1996 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 29-Oct-2007
Species priority site is: North Central Regional PI Station (NC7)
Accessions: 1 (1 active, 1 available) in National Plant Germplasm System (GoogleMap)

Synonyms:

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Medicines: folklore
  • Vertebrate poisons: mammals (fide F USSR; F Eur; Kingsbury, as C. mackenziana; Cooper & Johnson ed2)

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Asia-Temperate
    • CAUCASUS: Georgia
    • SIBERIA: Russian Federation-Eastern Siberia, [Eastern Siberia] Russian Federation-Western Siberia [Western Siberia]
    • MIDDLE ASIA: Kazakhstan (e.), Kyrgyzstan, Uzbekistan
    • MONGOLIA: Mongolia
    • RUSSIAN FAR EAST: Russian Federation [Primorye, Kamchatka, Sakhalin]
    • CHINA: China [Heilongjiang, Hebei, Gansu, Jilin, Liaoning, Shaanxi, Sichuan, Nei Monggol, Xinjiang]
    • EASTERN ASIA: Japan [Hokkaido, Honshu, Kyushu, Shikoku]

    Asia-Tropical
    • INDIAN SUBCONTINENT: India [Jammu and Kashmir]

    Europe
    • NORTHERN EUROPE: Denmark, Finland, Ireland, Norway, Sweden, United Kingdom
    • MIDDLE EUROPE: Austria, Belgium, Czech Republic, Germany, Hungary, Netherlands, Poland, Slovakia, Switzerland
    • EASTERN EUROPE: Belarus, Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania, Moldova, Russian Federation-European part, [European part] Ukraine
    • SOUTHEASTERN EUROPE: Bulgaria, Croatia, Greece, Italy (n.), Romania, Serbia, Slovenia
    • SOUTHWESTERN EUROPE: France

    Northern America
    • SUBARCTIC AMERICA: Canada, [Northwest Territory (s.w.), Yukon Territory] United States [Alaska]
    • EASTERN CANADA: Canada [Ontario (n.), Quebec (n.w.)]
    • WESTERN CANADA: Canada [Alberta, British Columbia (n.), Manitoba (n.), Saskatchewan (n.)]


References:

  1. Webster's third new international dictionary. (Websters Dict)
  2. Aldén, B., S. Ryman, & M. Hjertson Svensk Kulturväxtdatabas, SKUD (Swedish Cultivated and Utility Plants Database; online resource on www.skud.info). 2012 (Kulturvaxtdatabas)
  3. Chinese Academy of Sciences Flora reipublicae popularis sinicae. (F China)
  4. Cooper, M. R. & A. W. Johnson Poisonous plants and fungi in Britain: animal and human poisoning. 1998 (Cooper & Johnson ed2)
  5. Duke, J. A. et al. CRC Handbook of medicinal herbs. 2002 (CRC MedHerbs ed2)
  6. Euro+Med Editorial Committee Euro+Med Plantbase: the information resource for Euro-Mediterranean plant diversity (on-line resource). (EuroMed Plantbase)
  7. Komarov, V. L. et al., eds. Flora SSSR. (F USSR)
  8. Mukherjee, P. K. 1996. pers. comm. (pers. comm.)
  9. Mukherjee, P. K. & L. Constance Umbelliferae (Apiaceae) of India. 1993 (Umbell India)
  10. Mulligan, G. A. 1980. The genus Cicuta in North America Canad. J. Bot. 58:1760.
  11. Munro, D. B. Canadian poisonous plants information system (on-line resource). (Can Poison Pl)
  12. Ohwi, J. Flora of Japan (Engl. ed.). (F JapanOhwi)
  13. Tutin, T. G. et al., eds. Flora europaea. (F Eur)

Check other web resources for Cicuta virosa 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.

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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=404335. Accessed 15 November 2018.