Apiaceae


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Noun1.Apiaceae - plants having flowers in umbels: parsleyApiaceae - plants having flowers in umbels: parsley; carrot; anise; caraway; celery; dill
rosid dicot family - a family of dicotyledonous plants
order Umbellales, Umbellales - plants having umbels or corymbs of uniovulate flowers; includes the Umbelliferae (chiefly herbs) and Cornaceae (chiefly trees or shrubs)
umbellifer, umbelliferous plant - any of numerous aromatic herbs of the family Umbelliferae
Aethusa, genus Aethusa - fool's parsley
genus Angelica - biennial or perennial herbs of the northern hemisphere; have a taproot
Anthriscus, genus Anthriscus - chervil: of Europe, North Africa and Asia
Apium, genus Apium - celery
genus Astrantia - a genus of Eurasian herbs of the family Umbelliferae with aromatic roots and palmate leaves and showy flowers
Carum, genus Carum - caraway
Cicuta, genus Cicuta - small genus of perennial herbs having deadly poisonous tuberous roots: water hemlock
Conium, genus Conium - small genus of highly toxic biennials: hemlock
Conopodium, genus Conopodium - a genus of dicotyledonous plants of the family Umbelliferae
Eryngium, genus Eryngium - large genus of decorative plants with thistlelike flower heads; cosmopolitan in distribution
Foeniculum, genus Foeniculum - very small genus of aromatic European herbs with pinnately compound leaves and yellow flowers
genus Heracleum, Heracleum - widely distributed genus of plants with usually thick rootstocks and large umbels of white flowers
genus Levisticum, Levisticum - genus of aromatic European herbs with yellow flowers
genus Myrrhis, Myrrhis - European perennial herbs having pinnate leaves and umbels of white flowers
genus Oenanthe, Oenanthe - poisonous herbs: water dropworts
genus Pastinaca, Pastinaca - a rosid dicot genus of the family Umbelliferae; includes parsnips
genus Sanicula, Sanicula - chiefly American herbs: sanicle
genus Seseli, Seseli - a rosid dicot genus that includes moon carrots
genus Sison, Sison - genus including stone parsley
genus Sium, Sium - perennial of wet and marshy places in the northern hemisphere: water parsnips
genus Smyrnium, Smyrnium - Alexanders
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The genus Heracleum, which is known as hogweed, is one of the largest genera of Apiaceae, containing more than 120 species widely distributed in Central Europe and Asia as well as 17 species with 41% endemism in the flora of Turkey.
Among these, Rosaceae with 10 species was dominant family followed by Asteraceae and Lamiaceae with 7 species each, Araceae and Polygonaceae 3 species each, Amaranthaceae 2 species and Anacardiaceae, Apiaceae, Asparagaceae Berberidaceae, Convolvulaceae and Lamiaceae were represented by one species each (Table 1 and Table 3).
Plant families that accounted for a large number of loads were Arecaceae (21%), Brassicaceae (16.23 %), Poaceae (6.68%), Pedaliaceae (6.38%), Apiaceae (6.16%) and Fabaceae (5.38%).
are known to be destructive pests on host plants of a large number of plant families (e.g., Amaryllidaceae, Liliaceae, Iridaceae, Apiaceae, Solanaceae, or Asteraceae) (Ricarte et al.
A frequent visitor to open wet areas and gardens, the black swallowtail's host plants are primarily in the Apiaceae family, which includes carrot, wild parsnip, caraway, celery, dill, parsley, sweet fennel, and Queen Anne's lace.
oryzae were recorded also for EOs extracted from Syzygium aromaticum (Myrtaceae) and Lavandula officinalis (Lamiaceae) ([LD.sub.50] values 0.04 and 0.07mg/[cm.sup.2], respectively) [21], from Acorus calamus (Araceae) ([LD.sub.50] value 54.46 [micro]g/[cm.sup.2]) [22], and from Coriandrum sativum (Apiaceae), Eucalyptus obliqua L'Her.
The most cited plant family was Fabaceae, and the family importance value was highest in Apiaceae (23.58%) (Table 2).
An anomalous Ferulago (Apiaceae) from eastern Turkey.