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Taxon: Astrantia major L.

 
Genus: Astrantia
Family: Apiaceae (alt.Umbelliferae)
Subfamily: Apioideae
Tribe: Saniculeae
Nomen number: 406663
Place of publication: Sp. pl. 1:235. 1753
Link to protologue:
Typification: View in Linnean Typification Project
Name Verified on: 30-Oct-1996 by ARS Systematic Botanists.
Accessions: 0 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental; ornamental
  • Vertebrate poisons: mammals

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Asia-Temperate
    • CAUCASUS: Azerbaijan

    Europe
    • MIDDLE EUROPE: Austria, Czech Republic, Germany, Hungary, Poland, Slovakia, Switzerland
    • EASTERN EUROPE: Belarus (s.w.), Latvia, Lithuania, Moldova, Ukraine (w.)
    • SOUTHEASTERN EUROPE: Albania, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Croatia, Italy, Macedonia, Montenegro, Romania, Serbia, Slovenia
    • SOUTHWESTERN EUROPE: France, Spain


    Cultivated (also cult.)

References:

  1. Aldén, B., S. Ryman, & M. Hjertson. 2012. Svensk Kulturväxtdatabas, SKUD (Swedish Cultivated and Utility Plants Database; online resource) URL: www.skud.info
  2. Czerepanov, S. K. 1995. Vascular plants of Russia and adjacent states (the former USSR) Cambridge University Press.
  3. Encke, F. et al. 1993. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 14. Auflage
  4. Euro+Med Editorial Committee. Euro+Med Plantbase: the information resource for Euro-Mediterranean plant diversity (on-line resource).
  5. Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO). 2010. Ecocrop (on-line resource). URL: http://ecocrop.fao.org/ecocrop/srv/en/cropListDetails?code=&relation=beginsWith&name=Astrantia+major&quantity=1 target='_blank'
  6. Huxley, A., ed. 1992. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening
  7. Komarov, V. L. et al., eds. 1934-1964. Flora SSSR.
  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 Astrantia major L. :

  • Flora Europaea: Database of European Plants (ESFEDS)
  • 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. 2020. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?id=406663. Accessed 4 June 2020.