Taxon profile


Wild Parsnip
Pastinaca sativa L.

kingdom Plantae - plants »  divisio Magnoliophyta - flowering plants »  class Rosopsida - eudicots »  order Apiales »  family Apiaceae »  genus Pastinaca - parsnip

Scientific synonyms

Pastinaca sativa var. pratensis Pers.

Other names

= Wild Parship


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Intertaxon relationships

consumer: Phytoecia affinis affinis (Harrer, 1784), Phytoecia icterica (Schaller, 1783), Lixus iridis Olivier, 1807, Agapanthia dahli dahli (Richter, 1821)

consumer (larval stage only): Hypera pastinacae (Rossi, 1790)

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Included taxa

Number of records: 2

subspecies Pastinaca sativa subsp. urens (Godr.) Čelak.

Pastinaca sativa subsp. urens

Links and literature

CZ Danihelka J., Chrtek J., Kaplan Z., Wild J. (23. 1. 2011): Seznam jmen cévnatých rostlin použitých v nálezové databázi květeny České republiky [], Botanický ústav AV ČR [as Pastinaca sativa L.]
Data retrieved on: 21 November 2013
EN Botanical Society of British Isles [], Botany Department, The Natural History Museum [as Pastinaca sativa L.]
Data retrieved on: 11 May 2012
CZ Kubát et al. (2002): Klíč ke květeně České republiky, Academia, Praha [as Pastinaca sativa L.]
EN Danihelka J., Chrtek J. Jr. & Kaplan Z. (2012): Checklist of vascular plants of the Czech Republic, Preslia 84: 647–811 [as Pastinaca sativa L.]
Data retrieved on: 19 September 2014

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