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Taxon: Anthriscus sylvestris (L.) Hoffm.

Genus: Anthriscus
Family: Apiaceae (alt. Umbelliferae) subfamily: Apioideae tribe: Scandiceae subtribe: Scandicinae.
Nomen number: 316555
Place of publication: Gen. pl. umbell. 40. 1814
Name verified on: 27-Apr-1992 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last updated: 09-May-2011
Species priority site is: North Central Regional PI Station (NC7).

NO ACCESSIONS IN NPGS UNDER THIS NAME.

SPECIES RESTRICTED AS A STATE NOXIOUS WEED
A declared aquatic or terrestrial noxious weed and/or noxious-weed seed in these U.S. states (see state noxious weed lists), with links to state information or web documents:
MA*, WA*°.
ªAquatic. *Terrestrial. °In seed.
noxious weed information from Invaders Database System for northwestern U.S.

See also subordinate taxa:


Common names:

  • cow-parsley   (Source: M. F. Watson, p.c.) – English
  • keck   (Source: M. F. Watson, p.c.) – English
  • wild chervil   (Source: Websters Dict ) – English
  • e shen   (Source: Mansf Ency ) – Transcribed Chinese
  • cerfeuil sauvage   (Source: Mansf Ency ) – French
  • Wiesen-Kerbel   (Source: Mansf Ency ) – German
  • shaku   (Source: Mansf Ency ) – Japanese Rōmaji
  • cerefólio-do-campo   (Source: D. Groth, p.c. 2005) – Portuguese (Brazil)
  • cerefolho-do-campo   (Source: D. Groth, p.c. 2005) – Portuguese (Brazil)
  • hundkäx   (Source: Vara kulturvaxt namn ) – Swedish

Economic importance:

More:

Distributional range:

      Native:
  • AFRICA
    Northern Africa: Algeria [n.]; Morocco; Tunisia
    Northeast Tropical Africa: Ethiopia
    East Tropical Africa: Kenya; Tanzania; Uganda
    West-Central Tropical Africa: Zaire [e.]
  • ASIA-TEMPERATE
    Arabian Peninsula: Yemen
    Western Asia: Iran; Iraq; Lebanon; Syria; Turkey [n.e.]
    Caucasus: Armenia; Azerbaijan; Georgia
    Siberia: Russian Federation - Eastern Siberia, Western Siberia
    Middle Asia: Kazakhstan [s.e.]; Kyrgyzstan; Turkmenistan
    Mongolia: Mongolia
    Russian Far East: Russian Federation - Far East
    China: China - Anhui, Gansu, Hebei, Hubei, Hunan, Jiangsu, Jiangxi, Jilin, Liaoning, Nei Monggol, Shaanxi, Shanxi, Sichuan, Xinjiang, Xizang, Yunnan
    Eastern Asia: Japan; Korea
  • ASIA-TROPICAL
    Indian Subcontinent: India - Himachal Pradesh, Jammu and Kashmir; Nepal
  • EUROPE
    Northern Europe: Denmark; Finland; Ireland; Norway; Sweden; United Kingdom
    Middle Europe: Austria; Belgium; Czech Republic; Germany; Hungary; Netherlands; Poland; Slovakia; Switzerland
    East Europe: Belarus; Estonia; Latvia; Lithuania; Moldova; Russian Federation - European part; Ukraine [incl. Krym]
    Southeastern Europe: Albania; Bosnia and Herzegovina; Bulgaria; Croatia; Greece; Italy; Macedonia; Montenegro; Romania; Serbia; Slovenia
    Southwestern Europe: France; Portugal; Spain

      Naturalized:
  • AFRICA
    Southern Africa: Lesotho; South Africa - Eastern Cape
  • NORTHERN AMERICA
    Canada
    United States
  • SOUTHERN AMERICA
    Southern South America: Chile

      Cultivated:
  • ASIA-TEMPERATE
    Western Asia: Turkey [e.]

References:

More:

Synonyms:


Check other web resources for Anthriscus sylvestris (L.) Hoffm.:


Check other web resources for images:

  • PlantSystematics.org
  • Google 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.

Abbreviations & symbols in GRIN Taxonomy

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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?316555 (22 September 2014)

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