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Taxon: Torilis japonica (Houtt.) DC.

Genus: Torilis
Family: Apiaceae (alt. Umbelliferae) subfamily: Apioideae tribe: Scandiceae subtribe: Torilidinae.
Nomen number: 312176
Place of publication: Prodr. 4:219. 1830
Name verified on: 09-Aug-2001 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last updated: 09-Aug-2001
Species priority site is: North Central Regional PI Station (NC7).
Accessions: 8 in National Plant Germplasm System.
  • all available ) NPGS accessions. or .
  • all available ) NPGS accessions by country.
  • Check PlantSearch database of Botanic Gardens Conservation International for possible non-NPGS germplasm.


Common names:

  • upright hedge-parsley   (Source: M. F. Watson, p.c.) – English
  • yabujirami   (Source: F JapanOhwi ) – Japanese Rōmaji
  • cerefólio-de-cerca   (Source: D. Groth, p.c. 2005) – Portuguese (Brazil)
  • salsa-trepadeira   (Source: D. Groth, p.c. 2005) – Portuguese (Brazil)
  • rödkörvel   (Source: Vara kulturvaxt namn ) – Swedish

Economic importance:

  • Medicines: folklore   (fide M. G. Pimenov, pers. comm. 1996)
  • Weed: potential seed contaminant   (fide Geigy Weed Tables. 1968)
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Distributional range:

      Native:
  • AFRICA
    Northern Africa: Morocco
  • ASIA-TEMPERATE
    Western Asia: Afghanistan; Iran; Israel; Jordan; Turkey
    Caucasus: Armenia; Azerbaijan; Georgia; Russian Federation - Ciscaucasia
    Russian Far East: Russian Federation - Primorye
    China: China - Heilongjiang, Nei Monggol, Xinjiang
    Eastern Asia: Japan - Hokkaido, Honshu, Kyushu, Shikoku; Korea; Taiwan
  • ASIA-TROPICAL
    Indian Subcontinent: Nepal; Pakistan
  • EUROPE
    Northern Europe: Denmark; Finland; Ireland; Norway; Sweden; United Kingdom
    Middle Europe: Austria; Belgium; Czechoslovakia; Germany; Hungary; Netherlands; Poland; Switzerland
    East Europe: Belarus; Estonia; Latvia; Lithuania; Moldova; Russian Federation - European part; Ukraine [incl. Krym]
    Southeastern Europe: Albania; Bulgaria; Former Yugoslavia; Italy; Romania
    Southwestern Europe: France [incl. Corsica]; Portugal; Spain

      Naturalized:
  • naturalized elsewhere

References:

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Synonyms:


Check other web resources for Torilis japonica (Houtt.) DC.:

  • Flora Europaea: Database of European Plants (ESFEDS)
  • TROPICOS: Nomenclatural and Specimen Database of the Missouri Botanical Garden
  • Mansfeld: Mansfeld's World Database 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.

Images:

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  • Check PlantSystematics.org for additional images
  • Google Images Images Note: Be advised that their identity may be inaccurate. Proper identification of a plant may require specialized taxonomic knowledge or comparison with properly documented herbarium material.

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Cite as:
USDA, ARS, National Genetic Resources Program.
Germplasm Resources Information Network - (GRIN) [Online Database].
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland.
URL: http://www.ars-grin.gov/cgi-bin/npgs/html/taxon.pl?312176 (19 April 2014)

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