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''Lactuca sativa'' is a member of the ''[[Lactuca]]'' (lettuce) genus and the Asteraceae (sunflower or aster) family.<ref>{{cite web|url=http://www.itis.gov/servlet/SingleRpt/SingleRpt?search_topic=TSN&search_value=36607|title=''Lactuca sativa'' L|publisher=Integrated Taxonomic Information System|accessdate=2010-03-27}}</ref> The species was first described in 1753 by [[Carl Linnaeus]] in the second volume of his ''[[Species Plantarum]]''.<ref>{{cite web|url=http://www.nhm.ac.uk/research-curation/research/projects/linnaean-typification/database/detail.dsml?ID=492400&listPageURL=list.dsml%3FCSpecies%3Dsativa%26CGenus%3DLactuca|title=The Linnaean Plant Name Typification Project|publisher=Natural History Museum|accessdate=2012-04-02}}</ref> Synonyms for ''L.&nbsp;sativa'' include ''Lactuca scariola'' var. ''sativa'',<ref name="Kew" /> ''L.&nbsp;scariola'' var. ''integrata'' and ''L.&nbsp;scariola'' var. ''integrifolia''.<ref>{{cite web|url=http://plants.usda.gov/java/profile?symbol=LASA3|title=''Lactuca sativa'' L|publisher=United States Department of Agriculture|accessdate=2012-04-02}}</ref> ''L.&nbsp;scariola'' is itself a [[synonym]] for ''[[Lactuca serriola|L.&nbsp;serriola]]'', the common wild or prickly lettuce.<ref name="USDA">{{cite web|url=http://plants.usda.gov/java/profile?symbol=LASE|title=''Lactuca serriola'' L|publisher=United States Department of Agriculture|accessdate=2012-04-02}}</ref> ''L.&nbsp;sativa'' also has many identified taxonomic [[species group|groups]], [[subspecies]] and [[Variety (botany)|varieties]], which delineate the various [[cultivar group]]s of domesticated lettuce.<ref>{{cite web|url=http://www.ars-grin.gov/misc/mmpnd/Lactuca.html|title=Sorting ''Lactuca'' Names|work=Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database|publisher=University of Melbourne|author=Porcher, Michael H.|accessdate=2012-04-02|year=2005}}</ref> Lettuce is closely related to several ''Lactuca'' species from southwest Asia; the closest relationship is to ''L.&nbsp;serriola'', an aggressive [[weed]] common in temperate and subtropical zones in much of the world.<ref>{{cite book|url=http://books.google.com/books?id=1hHSYoqY-AwC&pg=PA157#v=onepage&q&f=false|title=Domestication of Plants in the Old World: The Origin and Spread of Domesticated Plants in Southwest Asia, Europe, and the Mediterranean Basin|author=Zohary, Daniel; Hopf, Maria; Weiss, Ehud|publisher=Oxford University Press|year=2012|isbn=0-19-954906-0}}</ref>
 
''Lactuca sativa'' is a member of the ''[[Lactuca]]'' (lettuce) genus and the Asteraceae (sunflower or aster) family.<ref>{{cite web|url=http://www.itis.gov/servlet/SingleRpt/SingleRpt?search_topic=TSN&search_value=36607|title=''Lactuca sativa'' L|publisher=Integrated Taxonomic Information System|accessdate=2010-03-27}}</ref> The species was first described in 1753 by [[Carl Linnaeus]] in the second volume of his ''[[Species Plantarum]]''.<ref>{{cite web|url=http://www.nhm.ac.uk/research-curation/research/projects/linnaean-typification/database/detail.dsml?ID=492400&listPageURL=list.dsml%3FCSpecies%3Dsativa%26CGenus%3DLactuca|title=The Linnaean Plant Name Typification Project|publisher=Natural History Museum|accessdate=2012-04-02}}</ref> Synonyms for ''L.&nbsp;sativa'' include ''Lactuca scariola'' var. ''sativa'',<ref name="Kew" /> ''L.&nbsp;scariola'' var. ''integrata'' and ''L.&nbsp;scariola'' var. ''integrifolia''.<ref>{{cite web|url=http://plants.usda.gov/java/profile?symbol=LASA3|title=''Lactuca sativa'' L|publisher=United States Department of Agriculture|accessdate=2012-04-02}}</ref> ''L.&nbsp;scariola'' is itself a [[synonym]] for ''[[Lactuca serriola|L.&nbsp;serriola]]'', the common wild or prickly lettuce.<ref name="USDA">{{cite web|url=http://plants.usda.gov/java/profile?symbol=LASE|title=''Lactuca serriola'' L|publisher=United States Department of Agriculture|accessdate=2012-04-02}}</ref> ''L.&nbsp;sativa'' also has many identified taxonomic [[species group|groups]], [[subspecies]] and [[Variety (botany)|varieties]], which delineate the various [[cultivar group]]s of domesticated lettuce.<ref>{{cite web|url=http://www.ars-grin.gov/misc/mmpnd/Lactuca.html|title=Sorting ''Lactuca'' Names|work=Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database|publisher=University of Melbourne|author=Porcher, Michael H.|accessdate=2012-04-02|year=2005}}</ref> Lettuce is closely related to several ''Lactuca'' species from southwest Asia; the closest relationship is to ''L.&nbsp;serriola'', an aggressive [[weed]] common in temperate and subtropical zones in much of the world.<ref>{{cite book|url=http://books.google.com/books?id=1hHSYoqY-AwC&pg=PA157#v=onepage&q&f=false|title=Domestication of Plants in the Old World: The Origin and Spread of Domesticated Plants in Southwest Asia, Europe, and the Mediterranean Basin|author=Zohary, Daniel; Hopf, Maria; Weiss, Ehud|publisher=Oxford University Press|year=2012|isbn=0-19-954906-0}}</ref>
   
The Romans referred to lettuce as ''lactuca'' (''lac'' meaning milk in Latin), an allusion to the white substance, now called latex, exuded by cut stems.<ref name="Weaver170" /> This word has become the genus name, while ''sativa'' (meaning "sown" or "cultivated") was added to create the species name.<ref name="Katz376">Katz and Weaver, p. 376.</ref> The current word ''lettuce'', originally from [[Middle English]], came from the [[Old French]] ''letues'' or ''laitues'', which derived from the Roman name.<ref>{{cite book|page=300|title=The Oxford Dictionary of Word Histories|editor=Chantrell, Glynnis|publisher=Oxford University Press|year=2002|isbn=0-19-863121-9}}</ref> The name ''romaine'' came from that type's use in the Roman papal gardens, while ''cos'', another term for romaine lettuce, came from the earliest European seeds of the type from the Greek island of [[Kos|Cos]], a center of lettuce farming in the [[Byzantine Empire|Byzantine period]].<ref name="Weaver172">Weaver, p. 172.</ref>
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The Romans referred to lettuce as ''lactuca'' (''lac'' meaning milk in Latin), an allusion to the white substance, now called latex, exuded by cut stems.<ref name="Weaver170" /> Lactuca is said to be very beneficial if rubbed on infected genitalia area. <ref></ref>This word has become the genus name, while ''sativa'' (meaning "sown" or "cultivated") was added to create the species name.<ref name="Katz376">Katz and Weaver, p. 376.</ref> The current word ''lettuce'', originally from [[Middle English]], came from the [[Old French]] ''letues'' or ''laitues'', which derived from the Roman name.<ref>{{cite book|page=300|title=The Oxford Dictionary of Word Histories|editor=Chantrell, Glynnis|publisher=Oxford University Press|year=2002|isbn=0-19-863121-9}}</ref> The name ''romaine'' came from that type's use in the Roman papal gardens, while ''cos'', another term for romaine lettuce, came from the earliest European seeds of the type from the Greek island of [[Kos|Cos]], a center of lettuce farming in the [[Byzantine Empire|Byzantine period]].<ref name="Weaver172">Weaver, p. 172.</ref>
   
 
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