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Genus: Ostericum Hoffm.

Probable synonym of: Angelica L.

Family: Apiaceae subfamily Apioideae tribe Selineae
Altfamily: Umbelliferae
Genus number: 19935
Last updated: 25-Jan-2013

List of Species Records in GRIN.

References for genus:

  • Feng, T. et al. 2009. Molecular systematics of Angelica and allied genera (Apiaceae) from the Hengduan Mountains of China based on nrDNA ITS sequences: phylogenetic affinities and biogeographic implications. J. Pl. Res. 122:403–414. [results do not support monophyly for this genus].
  • Shneyer, V. S. et al. 2003. Systematic relationships within and between Peucedanum and Angelica (Umbelliferae-Peucedaneae) inferred from immunological studies of seed proteins. Pl. Syst. Evol. 236:175–194. [accepts].
  • KBD: Kew Bibliographic Databases of Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
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  • Google Scholar

Check other nomenclature databases for Ostericum:

  • ING: Index Nominum Genericorum
  • NCU-3e: Names in Current Use for Extant Plant Genera

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USDA, ARS, National Genetic Resources Program.
Germplasm Resources Information Network - (GRIN) [Online Database].
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland.
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