Plant Genera


Family Code: APIACE
Genus Code: THASP
Genus CN: meadowparsnip
Genus Authority: Nutt.
Genus Summary: A genus of 3-4 species, herbs, temperate, of e. North America.
Genus Identification: Identification notes: Because Thaspium and Zizia are often confused when not in fruit, a combined key emphasizing vegetative characters has been provided; it may also be helpful to use the key to genera, and if a clear answer is obtained, then use the Thaspium-Zizia combined key, skipping taxa of the "wrong" genus
Genus References: Mathias & Constance (1945)=MC; Cooperrider (1985)=Z; Coulter & Rose (1900)=Y.
Last Updated: 2019-11-29
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