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Anthriscus cerefolium
(chervil)

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Anthriscus cerefolium (chervil)

Summary

  • Last modified
  • 12 July 2017
  • Datasheet Type(s)
  • Host Plant
  • Preferred Scientific Name
  • Anthriscus cerefolium
  • Preferred Common Name
  • chervil
  • Taxonomic Tree
  • Domain: Eukaryota
  •   Kingdom: Plantae
  •     Phylum: Spermatophyta
  •       Subphylum: Angiospermae
  •         Class: Dicotyledonae
  • Uses List
  • Spices and culinary herbs
  • Traditional/folklore
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Anthriscus cerefolium (chervil); plant parts of chervil (A. cerefolium). Line drawing, not necessarily to scale. (A) leaf; (B) flowering and fruiting branch; (C) flower; (D) mericarp.
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CaptionAnthriscus cerefolium (chervil); plant parts of chervil (A. cerefolium). Line drawing, not necessarily to scale. (A) leaf; (B) flowering and fruiting branch; (C) flower; (D) mericarp.
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Anthriscus cerefolium (chervil); plant parts of chervil (A. cerefolium). Line drawing, not necessarily to scale. (A) leaf; (B) flowering and fruiting branch; (C) flower; (D) mericarp.
Plant partsAnthriscus cerefolium (chervil); plant parts of chervil (A. cerefolium). Line drawing, not necessarily to scale. (A) leaf; (B) flowering and fruiting branch; (C) flower; (D) mericarp.©PROSEA Foundation

Identity

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Preferred Scientific Name

  • Anthriscus cerefolium (L.) G.F. Hoffmann

Preferred Common Name

  • chervil

Other Scientific Names

  • Anthriscus longirostris Bertol. (1837)
  • Anthriscus trichosperma (Schur) Spreng..
  • Chaerefolium cerefolium (L.) Schinz & Thell. (1909)
  • Scandix cerefolium L. (1753)

International Common Names

  • English: garden chervil
  • Spanish: cerafolio; perifollo
  • French: cerfeuil

Local Common Names

  • Germany: Garten- Kerbel; Gewuerz- Kerbel
  • Italy: cerfoglio; mescalanza
  • Netherlands: kervel, tuin
  • Sweden: koervel, dansk

EPPO code

  • ANRCE (Anthriscus cerefolium)

Taxonomic Tree

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  • Domain: Eukaryota
  •     Kingdom: Plantae
  •         Phylum: Spermatophyta
  •             Subphylum: Angiospermae
  •                 Class: Dicotyledonae
  •                     Order: Apiales
  •                         Family: Apiaceae
  •                             Genus: Anthriscus
  •                                 Species: Anthriscus cerefolium

Uses List

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Human food and beverage

  • Spices and culinary herbs

Medicinal, pharmaceutical

  • Traditional/folklore