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Taxon: Bilacunaria microcarpa (M. Bieb.) Pimenov & V. N. Tikhom.

Genus: Bilacunaria
Family: Apiaceae (alt.Umbelliferae)
Subfamily: Apioideae
Nomen number: 406668
Place of publication: Feddes Repert. 94:152. 1983
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 30-Oct-1996 by ARS Systematic Botanists.
Accessions: 0 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Autonyms (not in current use) and synonyms:

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

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Human food: oil/fat (used in Georgia fide T. Shulkina, pers. comm. 2013) vegetable (fide J Agric Food Chem 55:937. 2007) vegetable (fide J Agric Food Chem 55:937. 2007)

Distributional Range:


    • WESTERN ASIA: Iran, Iraq
    • CAUCASUS: Armenia, Azerbaijan, Georgia, Russian Federation, [Dagestan] Russian Federation-Ciscaucasia [Ciscaucasia]


  1. Czerepanov, S. K. 1995. Vascular plants of Russia and adjacent states (the former USSR) Cambridge University Press.
  2. Komarov, V. L. et al., eds. 1934-1964. Flora SSSR. Note: = Hippomarathrum microcarpum (M. Bieb.) B. Fedtsch.
  3. Pimenov, M. G. 1996. pers. comm. Note: re. common names
  4. Rechinger, K. H., ed. 1963-. Flora iranica. Note: = Hippomarathrum microcarpum (M. Bieb.) B. Fedtsch.
  5. Shulkina, T. 2013. pers. comm. via e-mail on 25 Jul. Note: re. use as edible oil

Check other web resources for Bilacunaria microcarpa (M. Bieb.) Pimenov & V. N. Tikhom. :

  • 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=406668. Accessed 15 September 2019.