Genus: Nigella L.

 
Family: Ranunculaceae
Subfamily: Ranunculoideae
Tribe: Nigelleae
Genus number: 8242
Last updated: 20-Dec-2000
Accession Count: 73 (35 active, 5 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

List of Species Records in GRIN

References for genus:

  • Tamura, M. 1995. Angiospermae: Ordnung Ranunculales. Fam. Ranunculaceae. (Nat Pflanzen) 17a(4):267.
  • Zohary, M. 1983. The genus Nigella (Ranunculaceae): a taxonomic revision. Pl. Syst. Evol. 142:71-107.
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Synonyms (=), probable synonyms (=~), and possible synonyms (~):

Images:

  • Fruit: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image
  • Seeds: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image

Check Index Nomninum Genericorum for Nigella
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/taxonomygenus.aspx?id=8242. Accessed 15 November 2018.