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Taxon: Fumaria officinalis L.

Genus: Fumaria
Family: Papaveraceae subfamily: Fumarioideae tribe: Fumarieae subtribe: Fumariinae. Also placed in: Fumariaceae
Nomen number: 70905
Place of publication: Sp. pl. 2:700. 1753
Typification: View record from Linnaean Plant Name Typification Project of the Natural History Museum of London.
Name verified on: 28-Nov-2001 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last updated: 28-Nov-2001
No species priority site assigned.

NO ACCESSIONS IN NPGS UNDER THIS NAME.

Common names:

  • common fumitory   (Source: World Econ Pl ) – English
  • fumitory   (Source: Herbs Commerce ed2 ) – English
  • wax-dolls   (Source: Websters Dict ) – English
  • fumeterre officinal   (Source: F NAmer ) – French
  • erva-molarinha   (Source: D. Groth, p.c. 2005) – Portuguese (Brazil)
  • erva-moleirinha   (Source: D. Groth, p.c. 2005) – Portuguese (Brazil)
  • fel-da-terra   (Source: D. Groth, p.c. 2005) – Portuguese (Brazil)
  • fumária   (Source: D. Groth, p.c. 2005) – Portuguese (Brazil)
  • jordrök   (Source: Vara kulturvaxt namn ) – Swedish

Economic importance:

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Distributional range:

      Native:
  • AFRICA
    Macaronesia: Spain - Canary Islands
    Northern Africa: Algeria; Egypt; Libya; Morocco; Tunisia
  • ASIA-TEMPERATE
    Western Asia: Cyprus; Iraq; Israel; Lebanon; Syria; Turkey
    Caucasus: Russian Federation - Ciscaucasia
    Siberia: Russian Federation - Western Siberia
  • EUROPE
    Northern Europe: Denmark; Ireland; Norway; Sweden; United Kingdom
    Middle Europe: Austria; Belgium; Germany; Hungary; Netherlands; Poland; Slovakia; Switzerland
    East Europe: Belarus; Estonia; Latvia; Lithuania; Russian Federation - European part; Ukraine [incl. Krym]
    Southeastern Europe: Albania; Bosnia and Herzegovina; Bulgaria; Croatia; Greece [incl. Crete]; Italy [incl. Sardinia, Sicily]; Montenegro; Romania; Serbia; Slovenia
    Southwestern Europe: France [incl. Corsica]; Portugal; Spain [incl. Baleares]

      Naturalized:
  • ASIA-TEMPERATE
    China: China
    Eastern Asia: Taiwan
  • AUSTRALASIA
    New Zealand: New Zealand
  • NORTHERN AMERICA
    North America
    United States
  • SOUTHERN AMERICA
    Southern South America: Argentina

References:

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Images:

  • Seed: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image
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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?70905 (31 October 2014)

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