Family – Apiaceae

Family – Apiaceae (=Umbelliferae)  – 13 genera in Sri Lanka

 

15.01. APIUM L.

A.graveolens L.* E:celery S:saldiri

A.leptophyllum (Pers.) F. Muell.

 

15.02. BUPLEURUM L.

B.ramosissimum Wight & Arn. var. wightii (Mukh.) Bennet [Bupleurum mucronatum Wight & Arn.]  [Bupleurum virgatum Wight & Arn.] S:wal-enduru

 

15.03. CENTELLA L.

C.asiatica (L.) Urban  [Hydrocotyle asiatica L.] S:gotukola, heen-gotukola T:vallarai

 

15.04. CORIANDRUM L.

C.sativum L*  E.coriander S:kottha-malIi T:kottha-maIli

 

15.05. DAUCUS L.

D.carota L* E:carrot

 

15.06. ERYNGIUM L.

E.foetidum L.  S:andu

 

15.07. HERACLEUM L.

H.ceylanicum Gardner ex Clarke

H.rigens Wall, ex DC.

 

15.08. HYDROCOTYLE L.

H.javanicaThunb.  S:maha-gotukola

H.sibthorpioides Lam.  [Hydrocotyle rotundifolia Roxb.]

15.09. PETROSELINUM Hill

P.crispum (Miller) A. W. Hill* [Carum petroselinum Benth. & Hook, f.] E:parsley

 

15.10. PEUCEDANUM L.

P.ceylanicum Gardner

 

15.11. PIMPINELLA L.

P.heyneana Wall.  S:wal-asamodagam

P.leschenaultii DC.

 

15.12. SANICULA L.

S.elata Ham. ex D. Don  [Sanicula europea sensu Trimen]

 

15.13. TRACHYSPERMUM Link

T.involucratum (Roxb.) Maire* [Trachyspermum roxburghianum (Wall.) Craib]  [Apium involucratum Roxb. ex Fleming]

T.stictocarpum (Clarke) H. Wolff  [Carum stictocarpum Clarke]

 

Reference – A CHECK LIST OF THE FLOWERING PLANTS; Lilani Kumudini Senaratna, B.Sc. (Colombo) M.Phil. (OUSL), Department of Botany, The Open University of Sri Lanka, Nawala, Nugegoda.  Published by National Science Foundation 47/5, Maitland, Place Colombo 7 SRI LANKA

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