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Pimpinella saxifraga - Köhler–s Medizinal-Pflanzen-241.jpg
Pimpinella saxifraga[1]
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Plantae
(unranked): Angiosperms
(unranked): Eudicots
(unranked): Asterids
Order: Apiales
Family: Apiaceae
Genus: Pimpinella
L. 1753 not Ség. 1754 (Rosaceae)
Type species
Pimpinella saxifraga L.[2]

Pimpinella is a plant genus in the carrot family; it includes the aromatic herb anise (P. anisum).[3]



  1. ^ 1897 illustration from Franz Eugen Köhler, Köhler's Medizinal-Pflanzen
  2. ^ lectotype designated by Rafinesque, Good Book 52 (1840)
  3. ^ Altervista Flora Italiana, genere Pimpinella includes photos, drawings, European distribution maps

External links[edit]

"Pimpinella". Plantarium (in Russian).  Edit this at Wikidata