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Taxon: Daucus carota L. subsp. capillifolius (Gilli) Arbizu

Genus: Daucus
Section: Daucus
Family: Apiaceae (alt.Umbelliferae)
Subfamily: Apioideae
Tribe: Scandiceae
Subtribe: Daucinae
Nomen number: 468775
Place of publication: Amer. J. Bot. 101(11):11.
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 04-Nov-2014 by ARS Systematic Botanists.
Accessions: 23 (23 active, 22 available) in National Plant Germplasm System (Map)

Autonyms (not in current use), synonyms and invalid designations:

(≡ homotypic synonym, = heterotypic synonym, - autonym, I invalid designation)

Distributional Range:


    • NORTHERN AFRICA: Libya (n.w.), Morocco


  1. Arbizu, C. et al. 2014. Morphometrics of Daucus (Apiaceae): a counterpart to a phylogenomic study. Amer. J. Bot. 101(11):1-12. DOI: 10.3732/ajb.1400252
  2. Ellis, P. R. 1999. The identification and exploitation of resistance in carrots and wild Umbelliferae to the Carrot Fly, Psila rosae. Integr. Pest Managm. Rev. 4:259-268. Note: identifies "Daucus capillifolius" as resistant to carrot fly
  3. McCollum, G. D. 1975. Interspecific hybrid Daucus carota × D. capillifolius. Bot. Gaz. 136:201-206. Note: = Daucus capillifolius
  4. Simon, P. W. 2000. Domestication, historical development, and modern breeding of carrot. Pl. Breed. Rev. 19:157-190. Note: = Daucus capillifolius
  5. Spalok, K. & S. R. Downie. 2007. Intercontinental disjunctions in Cryptotaenia (Apiaceae, Oenantheae): an appraisal using molecular data. J. Biogeogr. 34:2039-2054. Note: as Daucus capillifolius

Check other web resources for Daucus carota L. subsp. capillifolius (Gilli) Arbizu :

  • 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=468775. Accessed 4 August 2020.