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Vernacular names of plants within the Genus Carum


Hierarchical position of the Genus Carum

   Regnum  Plantae
common name: The plant kingdom
   Divisio  Magnoliophyta Cronquist
syn. Angiospermophyta / Anthophyta
pub. Takht. & Zimmerm. ex Reveal, Phytologia 79: 70. 29 Apr 1996.
common name: angiosperms, flowering plants
   Subdivisio  Magnoliophytina Frohne & U. Jensen ex Reveal
pub. Phytologia 79: 70. 29 Apr 1996.
common name: Angiosperms
   Classis  Rosopsida Batsch
pub. Dispos. Gen. Pl. Jenens.: 28. 1788.
   Subclassis  Cornidae Frohne & U. Jensen ex Reveal
pub. Phytologia 76: 4. 1994.
   SuperOrdo  Aralianae Takht.
pub. Sist. Filog. Cvetk. Rast.: 357. Jan-Mar 1967.
   Ordo  Araliales Reveal
pub. Phytologia 79: 72. 29 Apr 1996.
   Familia  Apiaceae Lindl.
pub. Intr. Nat. Syst. Bot., ed. 2: 21. Jul 1836.
common name: Umbelliferae
   Tribus  Careae Baill.
pub. Hist. Pl. 7: 174, 219. Apr 1879.
   Subtribus  Carinae Engl.
pub. Syllabus, ed. 2: 164. Mai 1898.
   Genus  Carum L.
pub. (1753)
common name: carum

Named members of the Genus Carum

   Species  carvi L.
common name: caraway
   Species  copticum (L.) Benth. & Hook. f. ex C.B. Clarke
syn. Trachyspermum copticum
   Species  gairdneri (Hook. & Arn.) Gray
syn. Perideridia gairdneri ssp. gairdneri
   Species  montanum Blank.
syn. Perideridia gairdneri ssp. borealis
   Species  petroselinum Benth. & Hook. f.
syn. Petroselinum crispum
   Species  velenovskyi Rohlena
syn. Carum carvi

Individual specimen entries are published in the sample database supplied with The Compleat Botanica for species or varieties of this supra-generic taxon.

Additional information is available in the commercial version of The Compleat Botanica software for species with this symbol.


For a description of the methodology followed in establishing this hierarchy see the note Nomenclature used in The Compleat Botanica.


Last reviewed October 31, 2004   


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