Details for: Origanum majorana
Source: World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (2010), copyright © The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.

Name: Origanum majorana L.
Nomencl. ref.: Sp. Pl.: 590. 1753
Rank: Species
Status: ACCEPTED
Is replaced synonym for: Majorana vulgaris Gray
Taxonomy (this taxon is included in): Regnum - Plantae
     Divisio - Tracheophyta
          Subdivisio - Spermatophytina
               Class - Magnoliopsida
                    Superordo - Asteranae
                         Ordo - Lamiales
                              Familia - Lamiaceae Lindl.
                                   Genus - Origanum L.
                                       
Homotypic synonyms: Amaracus majorana (L.) Schinz & Thell.
Majorana majorana (L.) H. Karst., des. inval.
Majorana vulgaris Gray
Thymus majorana (L.) Kuntze
Heterotypic synonyms: Majorana dubia (Boiss.) Briq.
Majorana fragrans Raf.
Majorana hortensis Moench
Majorana mexicana M. Martens & Galeotti
Majorana ovalifolia Stokes
Majorana ovatifolia Stokes
Majorana suffruticosa Raf.
Majorana tenuifolia Gray
Majorana tenuifolia Raf.
Majorana uncinata Stokes
Origanum confertum Savi
Origanum dubium Boiss.
Origanum majoranoides Willd.
Origanum odorum Salisb.
Origanum salvifolium Roth
Origanum majorana var. majoranoides (Willd.) Nyman
Origanum majorana var. tenuifolium Weston
 
Common names: acapuas (Spanish, Castillian), almaraco (Spanish, Castillian), almoradijo (Spanish, Castillian), almoraduj (Spanish, Castillian), almoradux (Spanish, Castillian), almoradux casero (Spanish, Castillian), almoradux morisco (Spanish, Castillian), almoradux salsero (Spanish, Castillian), almoraduz (Spanish, Castillian), almoraz (Spanish, Castillian), amangerona (Portuguese), amàrac (Catalan), amaraco (Portuguese), amaraco (Spanish, Castillian), amáraco (Spanish, Castillian), amoradux (Spanish, Castillian), anaraco (Spanish, Castillian), maiorana (Spanish, Castillian), majarona (Portuguese), majorana (Catalan), majorana (Spanish, Castillian), maladuix (Catalan), mangerona (Portuguese), manjarona (Portuguese), manjerona (Portuguese), marduix (Catalan), mayorana (Euskera), mayorana (Galician), mayorana (Spanish, Castillian), mejorama (Spanish, Castillian), mejorana (Spanish, Castillian), mejorana bastarda (Spanish, Castillian), mejorana dulce (Spanish, Castillian), mejorana real (Spanish, Castillian), mendaro (Euskera), mendaroa (Euskera), moraduix (Catalan), moraduix (Majorcan), moradux (Catalan), moradux (Majorcan), moradux (Spanish, Castillian), moradux (Valencian), morduix (Catalan), mordux (Catalan), onrégaos (Portuguese), orégano (Spanish, Castillian), sampsuco (Spanish, Castillian)[Credits]
Maps: distribution
Occurrence: Cy Tu(A) [Ag Az Bt Co Gr He Hs It Ju Ma Md Tn Uk(K U)]